Second Thought

Looking again at news and commentary

The Christian Science Monitor

"A confession: The other night, some minutes into the evening news report on the war, I turned the set off and put on a recording of Chopin's Piano Concerto No. 2. ...

"There would be plenty of time in the morning to tune back into the continuing drama in the Middle East. ...

"...from the way the cadences of that concerto have kept coming back to me in the days since, I'm convinced that turning off the war for a time and putting on the music was one of the wiser things I've done for a while. ...

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See the big picture and find harmony
August 26, 1991

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