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Wine, Words & Wednesday, No. 52

I know, it’s not Wednesday.  I’m late.

The dog ate my blog post.  No?  The truth??  I’m having one of those stop-the-ride-I-want-to-get-off kind of weeks. Three words (and if you’ve been there, you… 367 more words


For the Fallen Banners

Here is a gallery of yet more poignant and beautiful Great War MK banners produced by MK College students working with textile artist Vinny Stapley… 67 more words

First World War

Downton Abbey -- Mazel Tov

When last we saw Isis, she was expiring of cancer (“I hate that word”) on the Crawley’s marital bed and I wondered if this was the last we’d seen or heard of her. 2,995 more words

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Factual Friday (Special Sunday Edition)

USS Arizona Memorial (photo courtesy Wikipedia)

Today, Sunday, December 7, 2014 marks the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Over 2,500 military personnel and civilians lost their lives that day and while their souls went to rest, their families and loved ones remained behind to mourn their loss and try to make sense of this tragedy. 99 more words

Factual Fridays

Lest We forget....

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning… 14 more words

52:320TXP - Week 46 - We Will Remember Them

They went with songs to the battle, they were young.
Straight of limb, true of eye, steady and aglow.
They were staunch to the end against odds uncounted, 103 more words