The Maiden mummy of a 15-year-old girl who was sacrificed some 500 years ago suggests she likely suffered from a lung infection at the time of her death, scientists reported July 25, 2012. CREDIT: Angelique Corthals
Queen Victoria's deathbed, overlooked by a picture of Prince Albert on his deathbed
US Army soldier cleaning the face of a French orphan, November 1944
Marie Antoinette's last letter to her children, stained by tears. I saw this letter in person in Paris at the exhibition for Marie Antoinette. I was really moved by her words. She was at the end and her heart was broken. The whole exhibit was an experience I'll never forget.
The Face Of History
O Captain ! my Captain ! -- My Captain does not answer . . . ----- Robin Williams, 1951 - 2014