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“There fell upon the ear the most terrible noise that human beings ever listened to – the cries of hundreds of people struggling in the icy cold water, crying for help with a cry we knew could not be answered.” – Ruth, Titanic survivor

On the night of April 14, 1912, the RMS Titanic of the White Star Line hit an iceberg in the North Atlantic and sank, killing 1,517 people, due to not enough lifeboats for all the passengers (and numerous other perfect-storm … Continue reading

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Titanic (1997): God Is In the Details

In the first scene in Titanic where we see old Rose at her pottery wheel, we might be more absorbed in taking in her hands, her face, the light, and never even think to zero in on her earrings. Only … Continue reading

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