Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Choose Something Like a Star: Dedicated to the 2008 Grads!

I love Randall Thompson's Frostiana, the poems of Robert Frost composed for choir and piano. In it I find something for graduates of all ages to consider, words from "Choose Something Like a Star," and the lines go like this:

So when at times the mob is swayed
To carry praise or blame too far,
We may choose something like a star
To stay our minds on and be staid.

Peace!

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