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Shou Star

Shou Star

The Shou star 寿星is α Carinae, the star of the South Pole in Chinese astronomy, and is believed to control the life spans of mortals. According to legend, he was carried in his mother’s womb for ten years before [...]

The Heart’s Counting Knows Only One

The Heart’s Counting Knows Only One

Two monks friends for sixty years watched the geese pass, “Where are they going?” one tested the other, who could not say. (From Valerie Rosen)That moment’s silence continues. No one will study their friendship in the [...]