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Carpe Diem. The Lighter Side.
It’s a phrase we all know, understand and translate incorrectly. Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero. From lyric poet Horace, in the first century BC, it is translated as “seize” the day. Carpe actually means “pluck”, giving us the more … Continue reading
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