Nov. 21, 1995
A Wedding Toast
Today's reading: "A Wedding Toast" by Richard Wilbur from New and Collected Poems, published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
First balloon flight took place in 1783 near Paris.
In 1991 Frenchman Gerard d'Aboville rowed across the Pacific.
Birthday of jazz musician Coleman Hawkins, born in 1904.
Surrealist painter Rene Magritte born in 1898.
Norwegian novelist Olav Duun born in 1876.
Birthday of army physician William Beaumont, 1785.
Voltaire born in 1694.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®