Apr. 28, 1996
Talking in Bed
Today's Reading: "Talking in Bed" by Phillip Larkin from THE WHITMAN WEDDINGS, published by Faber & Faber
Today is the Muslim Feast of the Sacrifice.
President James Monroe was born on this day in 1758 in Westmoreland County, Virginia.
Folksinger John Jacob Niles was born in Louisville, Kentucky in 1892.
It the birthday of Scottish poet William Soutar in 1898 in Perth.
Astronomer Jan Hendrick Oort was born in Franeker, Holland in 1900.
Novelist Nelle Harper Lee, who wrote TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, was born in Monroeville, Alabama in 1926.
Scottish Folksinger Jean Redpath was born in Edinburgh in 1937. .
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®