Merry Christmas! Merry everything!
I took Bam and a few friends to see "It's a Wonderful Life" where it's playing at IFC Cinemas on the BIG SCREEN. I see new things each time I watch this classic. I also get more maudlin with each viewing. But it's got a great message I don't mind seeing every year.
Life doesn't go as we plan it, but it's a wonderful life! Each of our seemingly unimportant lives have huge, often unseen, impacts on so many other lives. At the end of the film, George Bailey's guardian angel leaves a note inside a copy of Tom Sawyer. It reads:
"No man is a failure who has friends."
Ain't that the truth.
Bill - Bill, age 3Brooklyn, New York (1963) This picture should have given my family some clue! This Norwegian boy on the left was a childhood friend, and I have ...
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