The Norse settlements in North America failed in a short period of time. The Norse were not that technologically superior to the indigenous people and were always greatly outnumbered. Since their contacts with the rest of Europe at the time were mostly raids on the coast, word did not get around of their far western settlements. The Spanish brought a much more advanced military technology and organization to the new (to them) world, overwhelming the native cultures. Columbus did not get as rich as some of the later Conquistadors or the Spanish Monarchy.
O ye of little faith! If the pastor fled with the rest of the flock, there may be a reason Satan felt welcome there.
A blatant sinner like Harley is a standing invitation for Satan to come in for a business visit.
I remember hearing about thunder being the sound of Henry Hudson and his crew bowling in the hills near the Hudson River. I always enjoyed watching the lightning from the relative safety of our closed-in porch.
Note the high tech tool our Plugger is using to cut wood. No problems with running out of gas or dull chains. I don’t own a chain saw because the house came with a nice 4 pound axe that helped me clear the road after a big ice storm.
He sounds like a soul mate for me. I liked to butter the plain strawberry Pop Tarts.
Where’s her pirate garb?
What you learn in college is how to learn. Very few people end up doing exactly what they studied for in college but the learning skills pay great dividends in the long run.
Edith obviously did not think much of Tom Marshall.
Why just DC? There is a constant background of crime going on in Chicago and NY City.