AN UNCOMMON THOUGHT

"The real trick to life is not to be in the know, but to be in the mystery."
-Fred Alan Wolf

29 August 2011

Liberation.

On this date in 1944, American troops marched down the Champs Elysees in Paris liberating the French capital from Nazi control.


Here's a wonderful account of Ernest Hemingway's August 1944 liberation of the bar at the Paris Ritz Hotel.

Marlene Dietrich, "Lili Marlene"


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