Quote and Word of the Week

Quote of the Week  
“The past was erased, the erasure forgotten, the lie became the truth.” – George Orwell, 1984

Word of the Week:
Damnatio memoriae – Latin phrase literally meaning “condemnation of memory,”  meaning that a person must not be remembered.  It was a form of dishonor that could be passed by the Roman Senate on traitors or others who brought discredit to the Roman State.  The intent was to erase the malefactor from history.

The Full Moon Is Friday, June 9, 2017