I ran across an article on the internet recently. The article is about a statistics of proudness of the people for their country, and the result is is very interesting.
Look at the last country on the list – Taiwan. How sad it is.
最近網路上流傳了Apple的iPad Air廣告，引用「春風化雨」中所提Walt Whitman的詩句。覺得很不錯，記在這裡給自己。
O Me! O Life!
by Walt Whitman
Oh me! Oh life! of the questions of these recurring,
Of the endless trains of the faithless, of cities fill’d with the foolish,
Of myself forever reproaching myself, (for who more foolish than I, and who more faithless?
Of eyes that vainly crave the light, of the objects mean, of the struggle ever renew’d,
Of the poor results of all, of the plodding and sordid crowds I see around me,
Of the empty and useless years of the rest, with the rest me intertwined,
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,600 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 60 trips to carry that many people.
The family trip to London was great. The kids love it. Well, the most impressed place to them was not the British Museum, the Natural History Museum, or the Buckingham Palace. It’s the Legoland that made the kids most happy.
Nancy visited us at London.