Conquer the malady of loneliness
We tend to hear so much about “finding yourself,”
especially as applied to young adults, that we forget about the
importance of finding others. Being open to intimacy doesn’t mean
that you’re weak, unable to fend for yourself, or pathologically
dependent on someone else. Intimacy is an essential component of the
healthy personality that you should cherish and foster.
Cleopatra blends beauty and intellect
The world has seen many beautiful women from
time to time. However, Cleopatra of Egypt surpasses all of them
because none of the others had the rare attributes she possessed.
Cleopatra had royal blood. She ruled Egypt jointly with her father
Ptolemy XII and later with her brothers Ptolemy XIII and Ptolemy XIV
whom she married according to Egyptian custom.
Thorns on the Side
Aviation safety - 2
Last week in this column, I focused on aviation
safety. This week too, we will take a look at this subject in the
wake of Malaysia Airlines announcing that Flight MH370 ended in the
Indian Ocean. We are no closer to solving the mystery of MH370,
knowing very well that the Boeing 777 had flown on for at least
seven hours more after its last air-to-ground transmission (“Good