Beware the Ides of March: 15th March, 2023

The Tree of Life

By Baldmichael Theresoluteprotector’sson

“Why?”

“Why what?”

“Why beware the Ides of March?”

Why indeed. It is hopefully well known as the death, the assassination, of Julius Caesar, one time dictator of Rome. Stabbed 23 times Wikipedia says, by senators in Rome led by, among others, Marcus Junius Brutus. He is the one of the phrase ‘Et tu Brute?’ in William Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar.

Apparently he, Julius Caesar, did not say those words in reality but possibly “You too, child?” although still said to Brutus.

I always thought it was ‘Get off you brute!’

This post was designed for yesterday but my wife and I went shopping and had lunch out. We cycled to get there and back, about 10 miles so the time I might have had was lost. Never mind. So apart from reviewing, this remains essentially unaltered.

So what of the here and now, should we have…

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Published by Nelle

I am interested in writing short stories for my pleasure and my family's but although I have published four family books I will not go down that path again but still want what I write out there so I will see how this goes

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