The year that I was 19 I tried to kill myself. Shit was sucking, I was about to lose my scholarship to college and generally just fail at life.
NEVER GIVE UP
NZ Tourism Department : Leonard C Mitchell, 1939
Maori Blues (6/4) The number 6 on the Miro painting reminded me of an effective 6/4 rhythm I’d heard sung at a welcoming ceremony given us by the Maoris in Wellington, New Zealand, when the Quartet played there in 1959 - Dave Brubeck, August 1961
Dave Brubeck 6 December 1920 – 5 December 2012
a comet in the sky
View of a comet in the sky above Mt Taranaki (Egmont) and Parihaka, taken 4 October 1882, by Thomas S Muir.
The Scribe, Captain Sturnbrau & Jon-Paul Kaiser’s Maori Warrior
All the way from MaorilandComes my greeting oversea -Health, Prosperity and WealthMay this New Yearbring to thee