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Pelicus Laureate

HAIL PELICUS!   Pelicus Laureate   (with apologies to Ernest Lawrence Thayer)   The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Eagle seven that day: History had shown for the Cup they wouldn’t play. But when France died first and Portugal did the same, A hushed silence fell for the South Africa game.   A straggling few got...

Pastiche

HAIL PELICUS!   Pastiche   We here on the editorial staff are always looking for ways to improve ourselves and our readers, especially in the areas or arts, literature and vocabulary. Little known fact: Hail Pelicus’ motto is “An ‘SAT word’ is a word you were expected to know...

Legacy

HAIL PELICUS!   Legacy   Legacies can be defined in many ways. One of the ways Webster defines it is “anything handed down from the past, as from an ancestor or predecessor: the legacy of ancient Rome.”   Sporting institutions most certainly have legacies - see California, University of, Rugby...

Alphabet Soup

HAIL PELICUS!   Alphabet Soup   As beachlike conditions develop everywhere for games having incurred justice, knowledgeable locals might necessitate our Pelican quester’s resolve, steadily testing universally validated wantonly xerosic yearly zephyrs.   Yes, the weather in Pelicanland has long been a sore topic of conversation and our rainy season...