We will remember

This wonderful tribute to UK troops who gave their lives during World War I counts 888,426 ceramic poppies placed around The Tower in London.  One poppy for ever soldier lost in that war, the war to end all wars.  Of course it didn’t and the wars continue.  But on this day we stop to remember…

Downton Abbey

So we are hooked. We can’t turn away. We talk about when we’re going to see the next episode. We plan our schedule so we don’t have a conflict with the next episode. We have friends who don’t have cable that are envious of us…cause they don’t see it.

William Shakespeare

This is presumed to be William Shakespeare’s birthday though the date of his birth was not recorded only his baptism.  But the world goes on to celebrate today his birth.  He was married at 18 to Anne Hathaway (no not that Hathaway) who was 26 at the time.  William was only 18. William died on…