Feb. 15, 1996
From the Garden
Today's reading: "From the Garden" by Anne Sexton from THE COMPLETE POEMS OF ANNE SEXTON, published by Houghton Mifflin & Co.
Birthday of Italian mathematician, astronomer Galileo Galilei, 1564-1642.
American jeweler Charles Lewis Tiffany born in 1812.
Birthday of suffragist Susan B. Anthony in 1820; she was arrested and convicted in 1872 for attempting to vote.
The U.S. battle ship "Maine" exploded in Havana Harbor in 1898.
Birthday of composer Harold Arlen (Over the Rainbow) in 1905.
Cartoonist Matt Groening ("The Simpsons") born in 1954.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®