Nel 79, diciottenne, Diana si trasferisce Knightsbridge ed entra a far parte delle Sloane Rangers: ragazze dell’upper class che incarnavano le tradizioni dell’aristocrazia British ma le declinavano in chiave moderna. Per essere Sloane bisognava vivere in campagna oppure a Kensington, avere un lavoro non troppo impegnativo, così per impegnare il tempo, in attesa di un matrimonio da fiaba. La divisa prevedeva foulards di Hermes annodato sotto le labbra, gonna di tweed, cardigan bon ton, camicie dai volants increspati e mocassini Gucci, ma senza mai esibire etichette.
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In this connection, it is important to note that 2 Samuel 12:14 likewise declares about David sin with Bathsheba, because by doing this you have made the enemies of the LORD show utter contempt, the son born to you will die. While it true that David was thoroughly forgiven of his sin of adultery and complicity in murder (see Psalms 32 and 51), there were consequences to his sin that could not be halted, for they followed as inexorably as day follows night. To put it in another way, just because God knows that a mugger will accept him as Savior a number of years after a mugging, God does not, thereby, turn the molecular structure of the bat used in the mugging, and which is now descending on the head of an innocent victim, into limp spaghetti; it leaves permanent damage on the skull of its poor unsuspecting target.
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