Just read an article suggesting that there have been some scientists experimenting with mice to study the possibility of fusing two ovarian
eggs so as to trigger the growth of an embryo. It seems that very soon a child with two biological mothers might happen on human beings. Isn't it a good news for lesbian couples? Yes, of course. The main obstacle would never be the technical part but the
mores of the society, and it is so difficult to make a breakthrough!
from the soundtrack of the movie
'Where The Wild Things Are'
A frail child beset by a seemingly endless parade of illnesses, Mr. Sendak was reared, he said afterward, in a world of looming terrors: the Depression; World War II; the Holocaust, in which many of his European relatives perished; the seemingly infinite vulnerability of children to danger. He experienced the kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby in 1932 as a personal torment: if that fair-haired, blue-eyed princeling could not be kept safe, what certain peril lay in store for him, little Murray Sendak, in his humble apartment in Bensonhurst? ............
As Mr. Sendak grew up — lower class, Jewish, gay — he felt permanently shunted to the margins of things. “All I wanted was to be straight so my parents could be happy,” he told The New York Times in a 2008 interview. “They never, never, never knew.”
I believe for every great artist there must be sort of pain or melancholia behind him/her so that he/she could write such an amazing story as an outlet ...
Because of the design class that I have taken ... I made a virtual cafe website as the final assignment. Wow ... I wish that someday there would be a real 'cafe maschera' someday to share a cup of precious moments ...