It surprises me no end that many people I know do not have a clue about what happened on this day 72 years ago today. I wonder if Tuesday, 11 September 2001 will get the same treatment on its 72nd anniversary?
Every four years, we the people somehow manage to give one of them a four year lease on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20006:
- The First of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year. Let us be thankful for the fools. But for them the rest of us could not succeed. (Mark Twain)
Today is my birthday. It also happens to be my grandson’s birthday too. And the birthday of a good friend of mine in Morgantown, WV, which by the way is where my grandson is a student at WVU.
Peace on Earth and Goodwill to All during celebrations that occur during the Winter Solstice, both religious and otherwise.