On this day in 1912, a screen legend was born…celebrating the irresistible charms and mighty talent of Eugene Curran Kelly, known to movie lovers the world over as Mr. Gene Kelly! (August 23, 1912 - February 2, 1996)
'Just had my day brightened up. Big Caribbean army bloke in front of me on the DLR knitting. Old lady turns to him and says “I didn't know men could knit”. He turns to her and in his best Caribbean accent says “No ma'am, the only thing men can't do is have babies. And there's nothing women can't do.” '
…The sky it flashed, heave ho, heave ho, His pillow toed to the brink. The curtains ran between my legs as we began to sink. I closed my eyes, heave ho, heave ho, As the ship was rent and fell. Eddies in the water headed to the mouth of Hell…
i. in all my dreams i drown the devil’s carnival || ii. jolly sailor bold gemma ward || iii. davy jones lullaby apatheticonion || iv. the sea love never dies || v. riverside agnes obel || vi. hoist the colours apatheticonion || vii. sirens sinbad: legend of the seven seas || viii. davy jones theme hans zimmer || ix. deep sea oh land || x. lighthouse hush sound || xi. what the water gave me florence and the machine || xii. loreley blackmore’s night