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He has also chosen to analyze the Modern Devotion in its social and geographic context, as an urban phenomenon centered in the Low Countries, and as a community whose ethos was best summarized in Thomas von Kempen's Imitation of Christ rather than as a movement with a trajectory that led ineluctably to the establishment of the College de Montaigu in Paris and to the ascendancy of its three most famous and most dissimilar pupils: the reformers Erasmus of Rotterdam, John Calvin, and Ignatius Loyola.
Coyote stories are marked by their combination of outrageous, sometimes X-rated humor together with profundity, in which the sacred and profane are tied ineluctably together.
Somehow over 50 years, this middle-class Toronto couple manages to raise a family, enjoy friends, make plans, do a little modest travel and ineluctably move on to an unhappy but somehow welcome end when Mary finally is freed of the carnivore's grasp by his wasting disease.
Pace Tocqucville, however, merdecratic chickenshit ineluctably fosters tyranny.
But directors and officers who bear some oversight responsibility ineluctably get asked to speak to the outside counsel investigator.
Here, the stories extend the metaphor of a closed system ineluctably running down to relationships--husband and wife; a celibate triangle among a man, his dying mother, and his pregnant spouse; lesbian lovers; a middle-aged translator and a young American tourist in Rome--to society at large, as seen in the collapse of the World Trade Center and the violence directed at abortion providers, and especially to the human body, unable to escape the wear implied in its connection to time's arrow.
The second reality is the ineluctably comparative nature of sports.
Good Living," on the other hand, juxtaposes the dreams promoted by popular culture with the reality of the working poor; the narrator sells magazines to blue-collar suburban Chicagoans who "did not waste their time contemplating the purpose of human life: their years were spent as a tale is told: slowly, steadily, ineluctably approaching the inexorable end.
There is, as Rabbi Loew knew well, a Golem in each of us, the human form that we desire to be but cannot form because we are not alone in this world, because we must exist within a community of others, because we understand that to inflict our will on others gives license to others to inflict theirs on us, because we form societies to protect each other realizing that forging a society to fear its own survival breeds violence against its perceived enemies resulting ineluctably in devastation and death.
Nevertheless, Bacon's personal mythology is ineluctably tied to his gayness, which rendered him a marked man living on the margins of society.
This book will be helpful to people who want to think more deeply and historically about the long, arduous road that Jews and Christians have traveled, ineluctably intertwined with each other even as they are in conflict and competition.
Heather Weaver, in "Beyond Apples and Ice Cream: The Teacher-Student Relationship as Cinematic Romance, 1909-1939," takes us back to the early history of teacher-student relationships in film, when students and teachers were depicted as ineluctably drawn toward each other, with teachers often "saving" the students and students "wooing" the teachers, and when teacher-student relationships ranged from substitutes for family to vehicles for erotic encounters.