We're where we are because of where we've been. Even the road not taken branched off from one that was taken. Everything gets connected somehow. We live on a Mobius strip.
Saturday, December 24, 2011
Sign of the Times
Yesterday's WSJ carried this picture of France's President Nicolas Sarkozy and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel having a Euro discussion in sign language, made necessary because their vocal cords had given out after a year's worth of meetings and PowerPoint presentations.
Recovery is expected, that may also include the Euro.
Born during the Truman administration.
Old enough to know better, too old to care.
Always liked Rafael Sabatini's description of Scaramouche: Born with a gift of laughter and the sense that the world was mad.