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President Kennedy has a breakfast conference with his daughter, Caroline, in the residence area of the White House in 1961. Charles Del Vechio/Washington Post & Times Herald/Courtesy of WHNPA via npr #JFK
// Circus Arts and Acrobatics // Dreamy Cyr wheel (http://tinyurl.com/7kpz9gb) choreography by circus arts performer Valérie Inertie. This routine won Inertie second place at the 35th Festival International du Cirque de Monte-Carlo, Monte Carlo, Monaco. Info: http://tinyurl.com/czamvve // Music track: Not specified. // Visit this artist: http://tinyurl.com/btapmnz // Found by @RandomMagicTour (http://tinyurl.com/7c3hqej) - Sasha Soren - Book trailer: http://tinyurl.com/yl26xwa
Valérie Inertie - 35e Festival de Monte Carlo
A Portuguese word,difficult to translate adequately, which describes a deep emotional state of nostalgic longing for something or someone that one was fond of and which is lost. It may also be translated as a deep longing or yearning for something which does not exist or is unattainable. Saudade was once described as “the love that remains” or “the love that stays” after someone is gone. Saudade is the recollection of feelings, experiences, places or events that once brought excitement, plea...
"You were my goosebumps coming to life and the hair on the back of my neck rising to the occasion. You were the lump in my throat, the tightness in my chest. You were my chapped lips and nervous stutter. You were everything that made me so terrified about love but so excited to seize it. YOU." Author Unknown
"Weeping willow with your tears running down / why do you always weep and frown? / Is it because he left you one day? / Is it because he could not stay? / He found shelter in your shade / You thought his laughter would never fade. / On your branches, he would swing / Do you long for the happiness that day would bring? / Weeping willow, stop your tears / for there is something to calm your fears; / If you think death has ripped you forever apart / I know he'll always be in your heart." #MyGirl
Bob Carey, who for the past 9 years has taken photos of himself dressed in a pink tutu, around the country, in support of his wife's breast cancer. He has created a nonprofit organization to raise money and awareness for patients in need. the website: thetutuproject.com
It was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly gentleman in his 80′s arrived at the hospital to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 am. The nurse took his vital signs and had him take a seat, knowing it would be over an hour before someone would be able to see him. I saw him looking at his watch and decided, since I was not busy with another patient, I would evaluate his wound. On exam, it was well healed, so I talked to one of ...