On this day a year ago
From the newspapers
The giant American knight is decaying inside his armour…
My own experiences in Egypt have been varied: see https://ianrobertmillard.org/2019/03/07/when-i-was-not-arrested-in-egypt/.
Zolotoye Koltso (Golden Ring). Well, that certainly takes me back…
Had Britain joined with the German Reich, or at least been neutral in the 1939-1945 period, this disaster would never have happened.
As people now say, “iconic”…
4 thoughts on “Diary Blog, 29 March 2023”
Hello Ian: How true your comment was. Unfortunately, Britain was forced into a perfectly avoidable war by the “usual suspects”. Ironically, I remember a famous article (and, I believe, still available on the Internet) written by Winston Churchill about Bolshevism as a Jewish phenomenon. The bastard sold himself in the 1930s to the Jews and became a warmonger.
David Irving has written extensively about that.
Looking at the Coldstream Guards slow marches I remember their slow march is “Milanollo”. I thought it was a tune from an Italian opera, I was wrong. It was a tune composed by a German named Johann Valentin Hamm for the Milanollo sisters, two Italian child prodigies. Here is the curious and interesting story:
Long before Vanessa-Mae!