I started thinking about this post last Friday when the topic for the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge was ephemeral. I entered an edited photo of an aqua blue 1954 Chevy. It transported me back to my youth in the 50s and 60s.
Have no fear of perfection—you’ll never reach it. —Salvador Dali
April 26, 1986 — The world’s worst nuclear accident occurred in Pripyat, Ukraine, north of Kiev, at 1:23 a.m. when the Chernobyl atomic power plant
She made broken look beautiful, and strong look invincible. She walked with the universe on her shoulders and made it look like wings.
April 25, 1995 — Show business legend Ginger Rogers, 83, died in Rancho Mirage, California.
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: It goes on. —Robert Frost
April 24, 1980 — Eight U.S. servicemen die in Operation Eagle Claw as they attempt to end the Iran hostage crisis.
Now the problem I had in understanding the law was because of the language of the law. Instead of taking each word and finding out the case that the word related to, once in a while I got lazy and I would apply common sense. And then I got really screwed up. —Lenny Bruce
April 23, 1995 — Sportscaster Howard Cosell died in New York at age 77.