Love and Dust

It’s here! It’s finally happened! Ash Wednesday and St. Valentine’s Day are the same day! Long have I awaited this occurrence! Sure, it’s cynical and probably evil of me to do so, but having never been a fan of the overwhelming mushiness of St. Valentine’s, I longed for the year that would see Ash Wednesday trump it. And it’s here! Memento, homo, quia pulvis es, baby!

To help with the mood, we have a fine collection of Ash Wednesday/St. Valentine’s Day cards courtesy of Jason Bach Cartoons. It’s a perfect addition for the day when you want to celebrate love but have to remember your inevitable demise, too.

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2 responses to “Love and Dust

  1. Did you read Mark Shea, or did he read you?

    He linked to, also, these ones:

    http://jasonbachcartoons.com/catholic-01.html

    http://jasonbachcartoons.com/catholic-13.html

    (and two more which I liked less)

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