Saturday, April 18, 2009
[1775 - Paul Revere, Samuel Prescott & William Dawes ride from Boston to warn Adams and Hancock,
and rouse Patriot minutemen that British troops are coming to arrest them]
[1857 - Clarence Darrow, trial lawyer, born in Kinsman, Ohio]
[1882 - Leopold Stokowski(Antoni Stanislaw Bolestawowicz),
conductor, born in London]
[1906 - Earthquake of 8.3 magnitude strikes San Francisco, followed by many fires]
[1942 - USS Hornet launches Doolittle's Army bombers for first attack on Japan]
[1945 - Ernie Pyle, Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent, killed by Japanese machine-gun fire on island of Ie Shima, Okinawa]
[1958 - Ezra Pound, poet, critic, released by federal court
after 13 years of government persecution]
He Ain't Heavy
Anger, revenge, and guilt are heavy burdens says Henry. Why do so many choose not to put them down and carry a child instead?
William's Whimsical Words:
Lugging around a thousand cravings is no picnic either.
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