from another pinner--"why isn’t this the most famous photo from 9/11 instead of the falling man? isn’t 2 people holding hands after jumping more significant than 1 man? it makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo, were they friends or lovers? or just strangers who were too scared to jump alone? it shows that people need a helping hand even in their final moments."
VERY OLD FILM OF THE TITANIC VERY RARE FILM, RMS Titanic was a passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage from Southampton, UK to New York City, US. The sinking of Titanic caused the deaths of 1,514 people in one of the deadliest peacetime maritime disasters in ...
In April 1912, Lydia Beaumont is on her way to a new life. Her friendship with Caroline Chadwick deepens as they plan Lydia’s wedding on board the “grandest ship ever built.” Both women suffer tragic losses when the Titanic collides with an iceberg. Decades later, Caroline’s granddaughter, working at the museum in Halifax, Nova Scotia, plans for the 50th memorial for the sinking and contacts survivors and descendants of survivors.
Book discussion at the Temple Terrace Public Library March 5th, 2014 at 2:00 PM. Check out these sample discussion questions: http://www.litlovers.com/reading-guides/13-fiction/9172-tale-for-the-time-being-ozeki?start=3