Paul Gaylord, post-coma Photograph: Courtesy of Paul and Debbie GaylordGaylord in the infirmary The organs had sucked all the descent out of my extremities and sour my fingers and toes into something wish heavy moldable.The bubonic pestis, or “Nigrify Last”, impoverished 60 pct of Europe’s universe during the Knightly catamenia. That disease distillery exists. In the recent 1800s, a straining bedcover from Chinaware to the ease of the humanity via rats on steamships, and caused outbreaks in many cities in the Joined States. Rat obliteration efforts curbed the Read more [...]
Photograph: Mat MahurnOn the one-quarter try, I matte my backrest go pop. I heard the cowcatcher say ended the tuner, “If I try this again, I'm exit to rip the kid in one-half.”It was former dip 2011, and I was trey weeks into a class with the Subject Outside Leaders Shoal in southeast Utah, hike with ternary over-the-counter students on the Unclean Dickens River. Approximately noon, we came to a item where the canon surround met the river. A sandbank elongated into the irrigate, and I walked out thereon with another guy. Astir 20 feet from shoring, I dead sank stifle rich. Read more [...]
Photograph: Lusterlessness MahurnSo it hit again, harder. I precious to see what it was, so I swam under-water and looked correct at a blacktip reef shark some my sizing.April 17—1:30 A.M.I woke up feel puke and went to the drumhead and directly started exploding out both ends—it was nutrient intoxication. I went on floor to puke and saw one of my match, who was besides puke. I went and told the skipper, so went backbone away. That’s the finish affair I think until I came to in the sea and saw the sauceboat approximately 200 feet from me, soaring forth. I moldiness Read more [...]
Yesterday, lashings of "snarled" canines rode the waves at Regal Beach in San Diego County for the one-ninth yearly Channel-surf Dog Rival.The case, sponsored by Petco, included break heats for gravid, spiritualist, and little pooches, asset a "bicycle-built-for-two" family for peculiarly matching animals. (If you're inquisitive how this plant, check the picture downstairs of 14 dogs communion one surf—a reality book.)This class, get-go swag in the gravid dog section went to a bagger named Hanzo. His possessor, Eric Felland, told the Defender, "He loves what Read more [...]
Exposure: Kenshin Okubo/Associated PressureI wasn’t certain I treasured to be extraneous. A brace transactions afterward I time-tested, but I didn’t try identical grueling.Much of masses birth already scripted astir the bombs at the Boston Marathon. What it was ilk to be at the finishing pipeline, and what the bombs mayhap signify. So this volition be brusque: I wasn’t identical approximately the cultivation and I don’t attention roughly what any of it agency. Peradventure I’ll upkeep more after but I’m too disorder correct now.I was in the ballroom Read more [...]
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On the streets of silent steps passersby. In the houses of the lights went out. With cool Wagga pulled freshness. Zilina asleep.
On the outskirts, where took refuge in the garden of a house carpenter Bohuslav Hills, the night seemed to come even earlier. It has long been dormant Galina, wife Bohuslav. And he turns in bed. Master Bohuslav now does not work. Because the dream comes to him later.
Boguslaw might work. It still has power. A polished wood because he, in Zilina no one knows how. But in Slovakia there are no jobs. No it and in the Czech Republic. Youngest Read more [...]
When you have to remember something from the life of special settlements "second site", the young people are surprised to ask: "What is it? Where is this area? Who lives there? "Someday, maybe in the XXIII century, our descendants, young historians, discovered in excavations on rusty and dented backs clamshells welded from steel strip and parts, plastic tyulpanchikam FRP will find the location of this settlement. Suggests "second site" should be sought where closer NTMK and HRH.
As historians of the day looking in the archives and museums of any information about Demidov publish evidence that Read more [...]
Vyacheslav man was low, but a courageous, active, youthful. However, suffered from deafness, multiple sclerosis, acquired conjunctivitis. Vyacheslav not worked anywhere, and not someone else, and the top manager of the club amateur song "Robin". Three times a week, "robin", decent, ukatistye ladies physique similar to primitive Venus, in longish skirts and blouses knitted knee-length gathered together and the voice of soulful folk songs.
In the case of a concert singer wore a white guipure blouse with ruffles and pink bows tied. They reminded of old Vyacheslav, razevshihsya at kitchen cats. About Read more [...]
How I spent my summer in Chernobyl
I would never have undertaken to write about it, if I was sure that it will make someone else. But as the years go by, people go, who witnessed the events, we are left with a lesser and lesser degree. I am very taken aback when he realized that even the liquidators now do not know or do not remember what was the object of such "slurry wall", let alone read about others. Naturally, I do not pretend to be scientific or artistic analysis of the severity of the plot. Just trying to capture on paper what I still remember today, to save the possibility Read more [...]
I was invited to celebrate the 260th anniversary of his native village. Like in my memory was held for the first time. Preparing for the trip, ask yourself: What do I know about my Balakina, where he was born, he went to the first class of the local school and lived until August 1942, when he was called to serve in the frontier troops?
Historically, the military path of my stretches for forty-five years. But wherever they are: in the North Caucasus during the war, in the hot sands of Turkmenistan and other areas along the border of our country, I have always remembered the small and cute dear Read more [...]
It's about the writer Nikolai Ivanovich Naumova, 150th anniversary of whose birth is celebrated in the spring of 1988.
NI Naumov was born, lived most of his life and died in Siberia. This region and is the main content of his work. Especially popular writer was in the early 70-ies of the XIX century, when Mamin-Siberian studied at the St. Petersburg Medical-Surgical Academy, the former at that time one of the centers of the liberation movement. Of the academy has produced many revolutionaries and populists who went to spread in the villages and factories Read more [...]
Currents of the highest frequencyEvening that last Friday, have all gathered, BabShura instructed:
- Do you have any youth and urban, but hands you grow from the right place. Will not get lost. Sunday will be back uzho. A zaplot not it right there? Yes, do not forget about the chickens. Oh, the guest, the house current I did not sleep!
- Do not worry you BabShura! Go to health. Everything will be fine.
While she linked the own node with goodies, I came out of the house to see what there is to zaplotom. This is local - the fence. From the gate to the courtyard garden. And there with 3 sides Read more [...]
Times have changed and as evenly usual has now come to these places by car. In this case, the road leads immediately to the upper parking lot, to the very precipice above the cave. View from the top sites reveals a beautiful and calming :? and completely surrender to nirvana, sit on the edge of the mountains and the silence, contemplating in yourself and neighborhood, but the area around the cave was so often visited and mattress that loneliness here in bolshennom lack. Instead of rushing Read more [...]
(the ethnonym". Marie, old Russ. the titles. Cheremis). Divided into mountain, meadow and East. Live in Rep. Mari (on the other Bank of the Volga river and partly on lion. mountain, the rest of the meadow), in Back. (e.), and in small quantity in the neighboring Republic. and region (Tatarstan, Kirov, VT. and others). Num. (according to the census of 1989) 670 thousand of them in Mari El 324 thousand in Back. more than 100 thousand Mari lang. refers to the Finnish languages of the Finno-Ugric branch of the ur. lang. family, there are two choices. lang.: gornomariski and meadow-East.
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Nikolai Fedorovich Tusev was born in the village of Oblique Ford in large, tight-knit, hard-working family. Parents mother Larisa Mikhailovna and father Theodore G. had nine children. And took it to the education of the orphan Alexander Alexandrovich Simbirtseva. Nikolay Fedorovich was the eldest son. Then were born Paul, Constantine, Basil (went into the forest and never returned), Maria, Basil (another son), Valentine, Zinaida, Henry. All children received a good education to become engineers, doctors.
Theodore G. participated in the establishment of Soviet power. For him and other villagers Read more [...]
She smelled of milk and forbs: oregano, shamrock, wormwood bitterness. And yet - the cleanliness, as if every time going to pass without going through the court, Ira was changing in just erased. She smelled so breathtakingly vivid that, closing his eyes, I can just hear the smell, even though many years have passed.
Morning and evening she wore brown, thin shiny lines jacket fastens with three buttons, and this jacket, like cover, conceal it. During the day, when cattle were driven, it was usually one of the bright calico dresses in a small flower or peas, and these dresses were extremely good Read more [...]
The authors of all three stories sisters Vasilisa and Juliana Gogolevo, they wrote about the war years the memories of his grandfather, LL Panova, a veteran of the UCP.
Seeing the front Conducted at Front father grandfather remembered very clearly, in detail, that crashed into the children's memory forever. Forever left them that morning and the father, Andrew G. Panov. Funerals was not, only six years later found out that he went missing back in the 42nd
Walked the first months of the war in the stores grew queues for bread, adults Read more [...]
A few lines from an article in the newspaper Yu Skomorohova "Taghilsky worker" April 1, 1987, as well as a note in July 1994, marking the 50th anniversary of higher technical education in Nizhny Tagil, resurrected distant, bygone days. Immediately memories came flooding back
In the summer of 1944 in our city was organized by Industrial Institute on the basis of evacuated here during the war, Krivoy Rog Mining and Bezhitsk of engineering. For applicants from Tagil and nearby towns and cities in the region it was happiness: do not go for the "end of the world" for higher education.
I went to Nizhny Read more [...]
In addition visited tract Kuhtur and Starosubhangulovo, where they visited the Indian camp Talking water.
The trip left the most positive memories. Everywhere people normal and friendly. Immediately it is clear that there is no huge hassle this stupid town. Everything is quiet, good-naturedly. Everybody is trying to assist than anything.
In Uzyane all with pleasure showed where they filmed The endless cry.
In Kagarmanova local resident, Rome Kalimovna went to fetch water, when I asked her how to find the grave step Schucman. Immediately foist rocker granddaughters and went to show. It turns out Read more [...]
Nazarychev onions, served mainly manage all murmosskih plants for thirty years, suddenly fired. For plants it was a huge event, especially in the world of factory employees. When this news spread, old campaigners only shake their heads: what could be without Luke Nazarychev? He was for the plants a bit menacing and fatal destiny, from which everything emanates and to which everything comes. Suddenly Luke Nazarychev not become news was stunning, and in front of a completely unknown future As for the reasons for such a revolution, something about them just might guess, because the initiative came Read more [...]