Apr. 7, 1997
Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey - excerpts
Today's Reading: Excerpts from William Wordsworth's "Lines Composed a Few Miles Above Tintern Abbey."
It was on this day in 1933 that Congress voted to legalize the sale of beer.
It's the birthday of short-story writer Donald Barthelme, born in Philadelphia in 1931.
Jazz singer Eleanora Fagan, also known as Billie Holiday, was born on this day in Baltimore in 1915.
It's the birthday of English romantic poet William Wordsworth ("I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud"), born in Cumberland, England, 1770.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®