Place du Martroi, Orléans
Place du Martroi, Orléans
“Si je n’y suis [en la grâce de Dieu], Dieu m’y mette; et, si j’y suis, Dieu m’y tienne! Je serais le plus dolente de monde si je savais ne pas être en la grâce de Dieu”
— Jeanne d’Arc

Today’s Feast Days

22 May

Atto of Pistoia
(c. 1070–1153)
Bishop
Humilitas
(1226–1310)
Abbess / ἡγουμένη, Founder, Virgin
Quiteria
(2nd. cent.)
Martyr, Virgin
Rita da Cascia
(1386–1457)
Nun, Stigmatist, Visionary, Widow

Only the dead dream fought on as the afternoon slipped away, trying to touch what was no longer tangible, struggling unhappily, undispairingly, toward that lost voice across the room.

F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

Irish-American novelist and short story writer

This Side of Paradise (1920)