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Tom Kelly

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Our history will never be another's history

IN 1960 an opera singer called Leonard Warren died during a performance of Verdi's La Forza del Destino (the power of fate), he had just completed an aria which began "morir, tremenda cosa" which translated means " to die, a momentus thing."

It struck me that there must be something satisfying about passing away at an appropriate moment and with ...
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