Quote of the Day - Oscar Wilde

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  1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
    Kenna McHughposted 2 months ago

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    "History is merely gossip."
    -- Oscar Wilde

    1. Rochelle Frank profile image90
      Rochelle Frankposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      Perhaps it is substantially gossip, after all history is written by the "winners".
      I would like to know the circumstances preceding this photo which looks like an impossibility.

      1. wilderness profile image95
        wildernessposted 2 months agoin reply to this

        The train, running slightly late, entered the Paris station too fast.  Smashing through the buffers it eventually crashed through the wall and fell to the ground outside.

        Only one woman killed - a bystander outside killed by falling masonry.  A few minor injuries on the train.

        https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Montparnasse_derailment

    2. k@ri profile image88
      k@riposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      I love Oscar Wilde quotes, observant and humorous.

      1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
        Kenna McHughposted 2 months agoin reply to this

        Oscar Wilde's wit is so funny. My daughter is performing a scene for the "Importance of Being Ernst." Helping her with her lines is a joy.

  2. k7nshiro profile image40
    k7nshiroposted 2 months ago

    good mom

    1. Kenna McHugh profile image90
      Kenna McHughposted 2 months agoin reply to this

      Thank you!

 
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