Monday, April 10, 2006
Sicily Fireplace Thoughts
IGNIS - EXARDESCIT - ET - EXSTINGUITUR
CINERES - MANENT
HAEC - VERITAS - VITAE - EST
Tracey and I read this while drinking a glass of wine in the bar at San Domenico Palace Hotel in Sicily. The hotel used to be a monastery and a monk probably carved it in the 1400s.
With Easter and Passover approaching, I am reminded how much wine is like life.