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Cooling

It came to mind today, while shoveling snow for what seems like forever, that the blacksmith uses snow to temper iron to a sharp edge. Snow is useful, a tool, and in limited supply. So too, is stoicism a tool,

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Soul Defined

Soul includes the inner interpretation of strength.

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I refuse to scream

I listened recently on the news to one of those un-associated research findings that the reporters seize upon. This one suggested that children who were taught to be stoic, such as those in rural or aboriginal environments, are possibly ignored

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Iron in our Soul

I think the iron in our spine is the soul of the Ferrier. The blacksmith is strong, must be strong, the stoic worker has focus on what works. It is a practical world that the soul Ferrier perceives. My little

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