Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Sunday, May 22, 2011
Oh. That earth shattering kaboom
Nuclear test explosions to Tchaikovsky's 1912 Overture.
Your argument is invalid.
UPDATE 22 May 19:56: Err, 1812 Overture, as Merlin so kindly points out. The 1912 Overture would involve an event of mass death from that year. Sort of like this: