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Concert and V for VendettaWell, two things to report on in this journal. One is that I saw a choral concert last night, and the other is that I finally got to see the V for Vendetta movie last night^^
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First of all, the concert:
My super-mega-awesome piano and choir teacher also sings professionally in a university choir, and they and a couple of other choirs were performing last night. I ended up meeting up with about five or six other people that went after the show, and Ms. Yoder was practically beside herself with glee XDD She even gave my dad a big hug.
As far as the concert itself went, it was a Veteran's Day event, so they had songs appropriately themed and also read excerpts from soldiers' journals, letters, books, etc. throughout the performance. It was pretty cool, and I do like choral music, even if I hate how insanely repetitive the older stuff is and how it's impossible to sing along XDD It was in this big church too, so everything was very pretty and the acoustics were great~ Unfortunately, we were
What V Has To Say"Good evening, People of the World. Allow me first to apologize for this interruption. I, like many of you, appreciate the comforts of the everyday routine, the security of the familiar, the tranquility of repetition. I enjoy them as much as any bloke. But, in the spirit of commemoration, whereby those important events of the past, usually associated with someone's death or the end of an awful, bloody struggle, are celebrated with a nice holiday....I thought we could mark this November the Fifth, a day that is sadly no longer remembered, by taking some time out of our daily lives and sit down to have a little chat. There are, of course, those who do not want us to speak. I suspect right now orders are being shouted into telephones and men with guns will soon be on their way. Why? Because, while the truncheon maybe used in lieu of conversation, words will always retain their power. Words offer the means to meaning and for those who will listen, the enunciation of Truth. And the Truth is
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