#LoveWins

No union is more profound than marriage, for it embodies the highest ideals of love, fidelity, devotion, sacrifice, and family. In forming a marital union, two people become something greater than they once were. As some of the petitioners in these cases demonstrate, marriage embodies a love that may endure even past death. It would … Continue reading #LoveWins

4 Historical Characters Mentioned in Pearl (And Maybe Some That Aren’t)

1. William WilberforceWilberforce, 1790“You can’t simply walk up to William Wilberforce and ask him to find your brother. That’s not what’ll happen. You understand?” She nodded. Wilberforce was the leading voice for abolition of the slave trade in England. Some slaves called him King Wilberforce. Never mind him; the slave trade still went on.---Pearl William Wilberforce … Continue reading 4 Historical Characters Mentioned in Pearl (And Maybe Some That Aren’t)