Mar. 15, 1997
Today's Reading: "Mud Season" by Jane Kenyon from THE BOAT OF QUIET HOURS published by Graywolf Press.
It was on this day in 44 BC that Julius Caesar was stabbed and killed by Marcus Brutus. Caesar had been warned by a fortune-teller who said, "Beware the Ides of March."
It's the birthday of the seventh US president, Andrew Jackson, "Old Hickory," born in Waxhaw, South Carolina, 1767.
It's the birthday of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, born in Brooklyn, New York, 1933.
The first performance of MY FAIR LADY with Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison, took place on Broadway in 1956.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®