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The Lion and Them

"Because the Swiss have been politically neutral for centuries and have long enjoyed a reputation for honoring their agreements, a pope or emperor could be confident that his Swiss Guards wouldn’t turn on him when the political winds shifted direction. The Swiss Guards’ honor was put to the test in 1792, when–after trying to escape […]

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"Keep me or sell me on eBay?" Dad uses the wonders of modern Skype technology to play puppets across the internet, after emptying countless cardboard boxes from the attic. :-D

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Photo by Fr. Peter. Click on "All Sizes" (above the photo) to download the 6-megapixel original version.

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