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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a column of light (as from a beacon)


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  • See the cautionary tale of what happens when you put Blake's poems on the overhead projector (recounted on ſ).

    September 9, 2010

  • How much wight does this beam support? a la Blake:

    "When the soul slept in beams of light.

    God appears, and God is light"

    September 9, 2010