Yesterday (w/ music)

July 26

Maybe this world is another planet’s Hell.  ~  Aldous Huxley

Our tools are inadequate to mend the harm done by racism, mass incarceration, inadequate housing, poverty, and cruel immigration policies.  ~  Colleen M. Farrell, MD, Bellevue Hospital

On this Sunday, Mother Nature fought back.  And on this day, the pandemic, the economy, the racism, at least momentarily, took a back seat to a perfect summer day . . . 

[And what could be more summer-y?]

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[Our sunflower and its new siblings . . . ]

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[Its’s summertime, summertime, sum, sum, summertime . . . ]

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No man can terrorize a whole nation unless we are all his accomplices.  ~  Edward R. Murrow

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[And somehow in the midst of all this, a bee aids our survival . . . ]

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[Don’t worry, bee happy . . . ]

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[The Super and I were able to give the reasonably humble abode a complete once-over, to include a few plumbing projects, before venturing out into the day . . . ]

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Some men know that a light touch of the tongue running from a woman’s toes to her ears, lingering in the softest way possible in various places in between, given often enough and sincerely enough, would add immeasurably to world peace.  ~  Marianne Williamson

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If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.   ~  Maurice Maeterlinck

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When the bee comes to your house, let her have beer; you may want to visit the bee’s house some day.   Congo Proverb

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[Our tall, lean friend decided to spend the day island hopping . . . ]

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Work is not always required. There is such a thing as sacred idleness, the cultivation of which is no fearfully neglected.  ~  George McDonald

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[After lo these many months, the AMGC (Anthony Miltich Fan Club) was finally able to reunite on the Lure Lakebar patio hard by the shores of Lake Le Homme Dieu  . . . ]

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[Club members were properly distanced . . . ]

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[Just a short walk from their home . . . ]

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[And behind us, a bad, over the shoulder shot . . . ]

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[With boats in the background . . . ]

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The comfortable people in tight houses felt pity at first, and then distaste, and finally hatred for the migrant people.  ~  John Steinbeck

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[And I’ll have another Corona Extra – thanks . . . ]

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[Texting her music review to Rollingstone . . . ]

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[A proud wearer of the N95 mask . . . ]

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[Anthony opted for the Leinie’s Summer Shandy . . . ]

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[I hadn’t videoed Anthony for a long time.  But it was such a nice day, I asked if there was a particular song he’d like me to shoot (at least his legs wouldn’t be backlit).  He said he recently learned this song and liked it.  It was a song for a wedding . . . ]

The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.  ~  Hubert Humphrey

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A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.  ~  Steve Martin
Up Next:  TBA . . .

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