Thanks for this, Amy. I must admit that I had never heard of Saint Camillus. That's not surprising since most of the Saints that I have heard of played for the New Orleans NFL team.

So, I Googled him and this is what I learned.

Born in 1550 in Italy to a noble family, St. Camillus de Lellis proved too rowdy for his chosen profession—a soldier in the Venetian army. Gambling and dissolute living, along with a leg wound he received while fighting against the Turks, eventually took a toll on his health.

Now, I'm a fan. Rowdy, gambling, dissolute living, fighting ......hot damn, my kind of saint!

Old unreformed unf**kwithable professor with a rock & roll soul, still crazy after all these years and still running against the wind.

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Old unreformed unf**kwithable professor with a rock & roll soul, still crazy after all these years and still running against the wind.