02/23/17 - NNHS Newsletter
disappear - poof, just like that. Where do those dreams go?
- Marjorie Klein, Test Pattern, 2000, p. 204
Dear Friends and Schoolmates,
BONUS #1 - I Dreamed a Dream - Ruthie Henshall - (10th Anniversary), 1995
BONUS #2 - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0I7M_I1Fp0 - I Dreamed a Dream - Susan Boyle - Official Britain's Got Talent 2009
BONUS #3 - I Dreamed a Dream - Anne Hathaway
Of course it makes me cry and sob and weep and wail, but isn't that the true test of whether or not a song has touched your heart??
Oh no, wait a minute. I forgot. I never cry; everybody knows that.....
|"I Dreamed a Dream" is a
solo sung by
during the first act and the play's most famous number. Most of the
music is soft and melancholy, but towards the end becomes louder and
taut with frustration and anguish; as she cries aloud about the wretched
state of her life and her unfair mistreatment.
Some notable musical connections with this song include:
|"I Dreamed a Dream" is a song from the
It is a solo that is sung by the character
during the first act. The music is by
Claude-Michel Schönberg, with orchestrations by
John Cameron. The English lyrics are by
Herbert Kretzmer, based on the original
Alain Boublil from the original French production.
The song is a lament, sung by the anguished, dying Fantine, who has just been fired from her job at the factory and thrown onto the streets. She thinks back to happier days and wonders at all that has gone wrong in her life.
In the original Musical, the song occurs after Fantine has been fired, and before Lovely Ladies. In the film adaptation, these two musical numbers were swapped around, to place dramatic emphasis on Fantine's depressing descent into prostitution.
THIS WEEK'S BIRTHDAYS:
Happy Birthday today to Richard Prince ('57) AND Tommy Payne ('63) of VA!
Happy Birthday tomorrow to Carrie Forrest Fox ('52) of VA AND Debi Fink Golden ('65) of MA!
Happy Birthday this week to:
25 - Peggy Wellington Craft ('57) AND the President of the Class of 1965, Joe Wingo of NC;
27 - Evelyn Vretos ('55) of VA AND Phil Hammond ('64) of FL AND My Grandson, Azrae Woods of IL;
28 - Wayne Agee ('58) of FL;
29 - Happy (Un)Leap Year Day Birthday to Bob Schweida ('54) of NH;
01 - Alan Cohen ('57)
Many Happy Returns to You All!
100 YEARS AGO TODAY:
|February 23, 1917 - First demonstrations in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The beginning of the February Revolution (March 8th in the Gregorian calendar).|
THIS DAY IN WWII:
February 23, 1941 -
Plutonium was first produced and isolated by Dr.
Glenn T. Seaborg.
February 23, 1945 - During the Battle of Iwo Jima, a group of United States Marines and a commonly forgotten U.S. Navy Corpsman, reached the top of Mount Suribachi on the island and were photographed raising the American flag.
February 23, 1945 - The
11th Airborne Division, with
Filipino guerrillas, freed the captives of the
Los Baños internment camp.
THIS DAY IN 1967:
|Thursday, February 23, 1967 - Golfer Steve Stricker was born Steven Charles Stricker in Edgerton, Wisconsin.|
From My Friend, Susan, of NC - 02/22/15:
|“Our homes are to be
more than sanctuaries; they should also be places where God's Spirit can
dwell, where the storm stops at the door, where love reigns and peace
Thomas S. Monson
Thank you, Susan!
BONUS DREAMY CROCHET PATTERNS:
BONUS CREAMY DREAMY DESSERT RECIPES:
From http://www.ajokeaday.com - 02/22/17:
DATES TO REMEMBER:
http://www.nnhs65.com/requests-prayers.html - updated 01/19/17
http://nnhs.wordpress.com/ - updated 03/13/11
Love to all, Carol
Carol Buckley Harty
7020 Lure Court
Fayetteville, NC 28311-9309
THREE WAYS TO DONATE:
2.Go to www.PayPal.com, log in, select "Send Money (Services) to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
3. Just mail it directly to my home. Thanks!
I Dreamed a Dream
From Les Misérables: Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg (b. 06 July 1944); French libretto by Alain Boublil (b. 1941), 1980
There was a time when men were kind
"I Dreamed a Dream" midi courtesy of http://www.elite.net/~gurpal/movie1.htm - 02/22/08
"I Dreamed a
Dream" lyrics courtesy of
Dreaming Image courtesy of http://www.painetworks.com/index024.html - 03/22/07
Peach Zigzag Divider Line clip art courtesy of http://www.wtv-zone.com/nevr2l82/bars26.html - 11/28/05
Birthday Cake clip art courtesy of Sarah Puckett Kressaty ('65) of VA - 08/31/05
Thanks, Sarah Sugah!
Animated Cheering Smiley clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 08/18/05
Army Seal clip art courtesy of Al Farber ('64) of GA - 05/24/06 (still
Replaced by Norm Covert ('61) of MD - 02/09/09
Navy Seal clip art courtesy of http://www.onemileup.com/miniSeals.asp - 05/29/06
Jeffrey Holman's Image "A Drop in the Bucket" courtesy of https://tearsfromalonelygod.wordpress.com/2009/10/08/a-drop-in-the-bucket - 05/23/16
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