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With the passing of the 1919 Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act woman had a statutory right to be MP.s, jurors, and JP.s.
Today on December 6 the much respected Coalition Unionist Member, Nancy Viscountess Astor became the first woman to take her seat after being elected on 28th November 1919 for the Sutton constituency of Plymouth. 540 more words
Violin is one of the most expressive and unique musical instrument in a way that it’s able to imitate the human voice—which I think is the most beautiful instrument— very precisely with techniques such as vibrato, glissando and incredibly long legato lines that other instruments such as the pianos would fine it very hard or even impossible to perform. 50 more words
WARNING: Unabashed fanboying ahead.
It’s an old maxim delivered to the young and starry-eyed with regularity: never meet your heroes.
The implication is, of course, that the idols you cherish for their sporting prowess, acting talent or musical genius may not necessarily be the nicest people. 1,477 more words