A Woman’s Observation On The Fulmar
On February 24th 1923, the world famous steam train, the Flying Scotsman, went into service with LNER. It was the first train to run non-stop between London and Edinburgh, and also the first steam train to reach the speed of 100mph.
“My story begins in November 1769 when a Bank was started under the name Douglas,Heron & Co. “
“Robert Burns is Scotland’s poet but he belongs to the world….I make no apologies for beginning my story about Burns not in Ayrshire, but in America.”
“I didn’t ask to come here.”
Helen Woodsford-Dean and Ragnhild Ljosland have self-published an ebook of poems ‘They Wur Cheust Folk’ to commemorate the memorial to the historic victims of the witchcraft trials at Gallow’ha.
How do you like me so far?/Do I meet your expectations?
“The candles on your birthday cake/are more than when you came.”
On this day 23rd of December 1893 the opera “Hansel und Gretel” by Engelbert Humperdinck and his sister Adelheid Wette premiered in Weimar, conducted by Richard Strauss.
“Ribbons and paper lie at the feet/of the cold man asleep in the door”