OK, right off the bat let me apologize for the “Pictures of silly” headline. I don’t mean to make light of other people’s experiences, but I couldn’t think of anything else, and it gives me an excuse to throw in obscure references to the greatest band in rock ‘n’ roll history.
Those who didn’t get the first reference needn’t worry; I’ll explain. There’s a song called “Pictures of Lily,” wherein a pubescent young man’s life is made wonderful by photographs that his dad gave him. He falls in love with the girl in the pictures, only to learn that she’s been dead since 1929. Read the rest of this entry →