Wednesday, November 16, 2005

AUSTRALIA WINS THE WORLD CUP QUALIFIER ON PENALTIES 4-2 At times like these, we grasp for words of excitement and joy ;-) Australia's date with destiny: Australia John Aloisi GOOOOAAAAALLLL!!!!!!

Ach another thoughtful courtesy of Gina: Not that I want to be a god or a hero. Just to change into a tree, grow for ages, not hurt anyone. Using trees as the metaphor, these poignant words of Nobel prizewinner Czeslaw Milosz sum up what it truly means to be human. Perhaps we in the animal kingdom can learn much from those in the plant kingdom.