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Sunday’s Wisdom #199: Becoming a Man

“Our time together, it’s a ritual, a symbol. It means something to your father. I hope it was not entirely forgettable for you. But it doesn’t make you a man. You do that yourself.” – Inara Serra, Firefly Episode 7, … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #193: Respectful Liking

“My way of being polite or however it’s… well, it’s the only way I have of showing you that I like you: I’m showing respect.” – Simon Tam, Firefly Episode 7, “Jaynestown” It is my firm belief that healthy relationships … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom 192: “Our” Witch

“Cut her down.” “The girl is a witch.” “Yeah, but she’s our witch. So cut her the hell down.” – Malcolm Reynolds & the Patriarch, Firefly Episode 5, “Safe” It is worth noting that those last few words are accompanied … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom 191: The Meaning of Crew

“Captain, why did you come back for us?” “You’re on my crew.” “Yeah, but you don’t even like me. Why’d you come back?” “You’re on my crew. Why we still talking about this?” – Simon Tam & Malcolm Reynolds, Firefly … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #77: A Scrap of Nowhere

“This is my scrap of nowhere.” – Malcolm Reynolds, Firefly, “Trash” Technically, this is supposed to be a humorous line. Mal says it to one of his worst enemies, whom he has run into on a barren rock of a … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Wisdom #70: One Problem at a Time

“There’s obstacles in our path, and we’re gonna deal with them, one by one. We’ll get through this.” – Malcolm Reynolds, Firefly, “Serenity” It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by our numerous problems, our many troubles. It’s easy to lose sight … Continue reading

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