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25th May, 2015

When you get to the end of the rope, tie a knot and hang on.

– Franklin D. Roosevelt


We Must Never Forget!

In 1916, the late poet Robert Frost penned the famous lines: “Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.” 958 more words


Huguenots in America

If you read my earlier post, you are among the lucky few who know what a Huguenot is and how the Huguenots had a very hard time in France after Louis XIV revoked the edict of Nantes in 1685, resulting in Huguenots being burned alive, tortured, imprisoned and forced to convert to Catholicism. 821 more words

Gabriel Over the White House (1933)

The 30’s are my go to decade for classic films. I watch more films from that decade than any other. Don’t ask me why. That’s just how I’m wired. 2,179 more words


What Does Kate Beaton Have That I Don't?

At parties, Theodore Roosevelt would approach someone and say, “Can I be frank with you?” When they said yes, he would sit in a wheelchair.