William F Cody (1846- 1917), better known as Buffalo Bill, pioneered the Wild West Show as a form of popular entertainment on an international scale, laid the foundations for the birth of rodeo, and successfully marketed the myth of the American frontier.
Some of the titles he earned included buffalo hunter, US army scout and guide, Pony Express Rider, Indian fighter, and author.
It wasn't until...
Someone at some time has GOT to invent a drinkable antifreeze. So they can put it in our household water which will stop our external pipes freezing up and stop me FINDING MYSELF STANDING IN MY BACK GARDEN DRIPPING BLOODY WET TRYING TO FIX A JOINT WHICH HAD COME AWAY FROM THE SODDIN' GARDEN TAP IN A TEMERATURE OF ONE BASTARD DEGREE CENTIGRADE!!! ...
When the night is young they begin to gather round
A mating call for one and all it starts with a sound
Impress them you must as the ritual nears the hour
No time to be shy now take heart and show some valour
A sacred dance that many do, looks to astound
All around there's the magical sound of...
On entering the room she admired the man's physique, he was so powerful and strong yet supple and flexible; she crossed the floor to meet him.
Mrs Brown always wore a disguise when she met her three men, a different wig and a different name for...
"Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb....
You were here,
and a split second and you're gone,
a year has past,
time goes by so very fast.
Dead or alive still unknown,