Friday, September 11, 2015

Take a bow, Harry

The many rent the skies
with loud applause, yes-
terday, as Senator Reid
held his caucus togeth-
er with adroit exploita-
tion of disreputably un-
representative practice.

Tit is seldom so nicely
met by tat, as when ob-
struction clears a path.

Georg Frideric Händel
Alexander's Feast
  The many rend the skies
Ode by John Dryden
  for St Cecilia's Day, 1697
  Oratorio adaptation, 1736
Harry Christophers
The Sixteen
The Symphony of Harmony and Invention
The Sixteen Productions, Ltd., 2005©

op. cit.

Photography Bruce Weber

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