Rain – Drops

clouds sigh

~ ~ ~ ~

sky cries

* * * * * *

water falls

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rain –  drops

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

@eva

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Whimsy ~

The Song for Rain (2012), created by Zheng Yawen, his graduation work at the Communication University of China.”

7even3hreeTv

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Angst ~

It’s Raining In Baltimore ~ The Counting Crows ~ album August and Everything After

RennieChew

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Compassion ~

Slumdog Millionaire ~ rain scene

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Loss ~

“like tears in rain” ~ Vangelis ~ Blade Runner

OpenEyeVisuals

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On a lighter note ~

It’s Raining Men on Baker Street ~ The Weather Girls

lotrfan2888

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Please do not hesitate to shower our ears with your  choice rain songs.

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Bear selected this Rain song theme.

For May 22, I select —  Night.

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Bear http://bearspawprint.wordpress.com/2014/05/15/rain-music-theme/

Johnny

Lisa

Friday night 5 flicks and a book for the readers among you.

Wanting a book to devour?

This Friday’s book dish is The Cloud Atlas by Liam Callanan (yes there is another book with the same title by a different author and I know nada about it.)

http://www.liamcallanan.com/cloudatlas/tca_main.htm

Japanese War Balloons, love stories, going native, ethical questions, great writing, and some unforgettable characters.

and

Later additon:  The Swallows of  Kabul  by   Yasmina Khadra 

Women in Afghanistan

for  an excerpt–

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1763791

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Movies you might rent:

Just numbers, not rankings.

pick number one:      Water

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/1158228-water/

http://www.foxsearchlight.com/water/

1938, India, widows  

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pick number two:     Slumdog Millionaire

http://www.foxsearchlight.com/slumdogmillionaire/

You might enjoy the above link just for the wonderful music it offers on the  site.

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/slumdog_millionaire/

India–survival, love, destiny–on the dark side of India’s slums.  Definitely not City of Joy–no American doctors finding their redemptions (ah Patrick Swayze).

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pick number three:      True Romance

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/true_romance/

one of Christian Slater’s best roles ever–and yes–true romance

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pick number 4:        Dirty Pretty Things

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/dirty_pretty_things/

 Audrey Tautou –and the rest of the cast beat the acting pants off all comers in this FILM.

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pick number five:       The Visitor

http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/visitor/

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