Alfred Erik Leslie Satie was born in Normandy in 1866 and died in Paris in 1925. An eccentric but brilliant pianist, he produced some of his finest work during most difficult personal and worldly times. As you listen to this piece, and enjoy your day, remember the times you have pulled through when you thought you couldn’t. There is a sadness as to what you have to leave behind, yes? But knowledge that you must.
Ground yourself, because our most brilliant times lie ahead, and, we will rise to the challenge of anything presented to us. No, not everyone; but enough.
And right on cue, an amazing painting has appeared called “One Nation under God”, documenting our place in time today. With a hat tip to d2i, please visit this site and scroll over the figures in the painting.
Having just finished an article on how Darwin’s theories of evolution were used to launch an attack on the Constitution, I was astounded to find a smug scientist, holding Darwin’s papers, in the painting. Find the judge in the painting, what is he doing?