Thursday, August 14, 2008
[1867 - John Galsworthy, Nobel Prize-winning writer, born in Surrey, England]
[1909 - Ed Herlihy, radio & TV announcer, born in Boston, Massachusetts]
[1926 - Alice Ghostley, Tony Award-winning actress, born in Eve, Vernon County, Missouri]
[1935 - President Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act]
[1945 - Original V-J Day; Japan surrenders unconditionally to end WW II]
[1947 - India granted independence; remains in British Commonwealth]
A Universe of words is so mundane.
What to do then to keep one sane?
If poetry be not the medium.
How now avoid the tedium?
William's Whimsical Words:
Goodness knows, one might try prose.
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