The overlooked.

Ioseb Jughashvili; born Georgia, 18th December, 1878 died 5th March, 1953. remembered not with any affection by many as Joseph Stalin. Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev; born Ukraine, 23rd April, 1891 died 5th March, 1953 and who's death went pretty well unnoticed, now remembered with some affection by many. Prokofiev had the misfortune of dying on the … Continue reading The overlooked.

Oyez, Oyez, Oyez, Hear ye, Hear ye, Hear ye.

or, in the Eastend vernacular, of the great unwashed, of which I was once one; "Pin back yer lug 'oles an' lissen" On Thursday last, the first day of autumn here, up in the Southern Hemisphere, at 14.45 hours, I had the appointment with the audiologist, which I'd told you about in a previous post, … Continue reading Oyez, Oyez, Oyez, Hear ye, Hear ye, Hear ye.