1400) Talking Horses (a)

----------------------------             The book Gulliver 's Travels has been a children's favorite ever since it was written almost 300 years ago.  In this novel by Jonathan Swift, Lemuel Gulliver is…

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1357) A Good Boy

McGuffey Readers were a series of graded primers in six levels, first published between 1836 and 1840.  They were edited by Scottish immigrant William H. McGuffey (1800-1873).  They were widely used…

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549) Table Manners (part two)

     Third, mealtime is a place to learn self-control and moderation.  This, like gratitude and not complaining, is never fully learned in childhood, and is usually a lifelong struggle.…

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