A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely.
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No one knows the true worth of a man but his family. The dreary man drowsing, drop-jawed, in the commuter train, the office bore, the taciturn associate – may be the pivot of a family’s life, welcomed with hugs, told the day’s news, asked for advice. No longer Mr. B., but Dad. No longer a nonentity but a man possessed of skills and wisdom; courageous and capable, patient and kind. Respected and loved.Topics in Family
Brown was born in Seymour, Victoria, and her childhood was spent in on military bases in Toowoomba and Brisbane. Since her early twenties, she has mostly lived in Sydney. She has made her living as a silkscreen printer, musician and filmmaker, has taught writing, multi-media studies and film-making and worked from 1989 - 2006 as a librarian at University of Sydney. She lives in Sydney, Australia.
Today's Anniversary - 2nd April
- 1928 - Serge Gainsbourg
- 1977 - Michael Fassbender
- 1939 - Marvin Gaye
- 1940 - Penelope Keith
- 1914 - Sir Alec Guinness
- 1891 - Albert Pike
- 2005 - Pope John Paul II
- 1865 - Richard Cobden
- 2007 - George Sewell
- 1872 - Samuel Morse
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