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RE: devinci


I enjoyed the book as well, David.  It sent me right to my college art
books :)

Lynda 
Zone 7 - West TN

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
Behalf Of David Franzman
Sent: Monday, June 07, 2004 12:50 AM
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Subject: Re: [CHAT]devinci


Speaking of which has anybody read The De Vinci Code?  Fascinating.

David Franzman
A Touch of the Tropics
www.atouchofthetropics.net
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kitty" <kmrsy@comcast.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, June 05, 2004 5:50 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] clay pots/Dillon Seed Co


> Yeah!  You could hire a bunch of college kids to dress up as 
> Tele-TUB-ies!
>
> BTW - you mentioned Muslims don't use statues - graven images and all
that.
> This is a fine point, but I should point out that Christians do not
worship
> Mary.  The shrines are simply places to go to pray to ask her to 
> intercede on your behalf.  Do Muslims have intercedents?  Or is that 
> intercediaries?
>
> Kitty
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "james singer" <jsinger@igc.org>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Saturday, June 05, 2004 2:31 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] clay pots/Dillon Seed Co
>
>
> > Wow! I like that idea, too. Man, I'm gonna have a yard full of half 
> > buried bathtubs before you know it. It'll be a new Florida theme 
> > park.
> >
> > On Friday, June 4, 2004, at 09:04 PM, Kitty wrote:
> >
> > > Jim,
> > > That was funny,   I mean REALLY, REALLY FUNNY.
> > > I wonder, has anyone ever stuck Budda in a bathtub?
> > >
> > > Kitty
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "james singer" <jsinger@igc.org>
> > > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > > Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 4:33 PM
> > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] clay pots/Dillon Seed Co
> > >
> > >
> > >> Okay, I'm convinced. Tomorrow I will start my quest for a 
> > >> discarded bathtub. And I will visit one [two, if necessary] of 
> > >> our concrete statuary merchants to find a virgin Mary that fits 
> > >> inside the bath tub. And I will create an Italian shrine 
> > >> somewhere here at the plantation.
> > >>
> > >> Meantime, please remember that Ms. Fatma is Muslim ["not a
terrorist,"
> > >> I tell people at work while not making eye contact, but 
> > >> occasionally
a
> > >> Holy Terror] so we may end up with a second bathtub [somehow I 
> > >> don't think Muslims do this, but I'll ask first--would be really,

> > >> really funny if they did; I mean REALLY, REALLY FUNNY] with a 
> > >> statue of Ali--if the concrete statuary merchants have such 
> > >> [probably not, because they are mostly Italians, cranking out 
> > >> Marys and like most Italians and/or Americans, have no idea who 
> > >> Ali was].
> > >>
> > >> On Friday, June 4, 2004, at 04:43 PM, Kitty wrote:
> > >>
> > >>>> a bathtub
> > >>>> half-buried horizontally in front of a house with the Virgin 
> > >>>> Mary
in
> > >>>> the
> > >>>> enclosure!  Having grown up in Chicago, I'd never seen anything
like
> > >>>> it!
> > >>>> Mardi
> > >>>
> > >>> Mardi !!!!!  I grew up in Chicago and believe me Chicago has 
> > >>> plenty of Our
> > >>> Lady of the Bathtub shrines!  You must have just been in the
wrong
> > >>> neighborhoods!
> > >>>
> > >>> Kitty
> > >>>
> > >>> ----- Original Message -----
> > >>> From: <mlrasmus@rockwellcollins.com>
> > >>> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > >>> Sent: Friday, June 04, 2004 1:18 PM
> > >>> Subject: [CHAT] clay pots/Dillon Seed Co
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>>> it's right up there with my desire to get an old,
> > >>>> footed cast iron bath tub & making a water feature/water garden

> > >>>> out of it.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Eva, in some small towns in Iowa it is not unusual to see a 
> > >>>> bathtub half-buried horizontally in front of a house with the 
> > >>>> Virgin Mary
in
> > >>>> the
> > >>>> enclosure!  Having grown up in Chicago, I'd never seen anything
like
> > >>>> it!
> > >>>> Mardi
> > >>>>
> >
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    • Re: devinci
      • From: "David Franzman" <dfranzma@pacbell.net>

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