Archive for October 25th, 2015

October 25, 2015

The Quiet Man

  
Maureen O’Hara who passed away yesterday was a feisty and beautiful Irish actress who met the leading men of the day as their equal. Here she played Mary Kate Danaher who was John Wayne’s love interest in what was my granda’s favorite film. One of the best scenes is when the Duke’s character ex boxer Sean Thornton has an epic fistfight with Mary Kate’s crabby brother.  

 

October 25, 2015

Road Ride Reds; it would be rude not to!

 
 A symphony of autumn colors today. Clear skies overhead with the luminous foliage of ash,  maple, oak and elm accompanying the ride towards the Wisconsin State Line.