Part of the Evenings in Seville for Military Appreciation Month, was the McGuires Irish Band.
Not until this evening did I realize how a bagpipe effects me emotionally. When they began playing Amazing Grace, it brought tears to my eyes. Honest. It was so moving.
|"Twelve highlanders and a piper make a rebellion."|
¸.•*´¨`♥ Scottish Proverb
|"The tune was wailing and mournful, almost flagrantly so, and the total effect was of a heartbroken piccolo being parted forever from its bagpipe lover."|
¸.•*´¨`♥ Peter S. Beagle (A Fine and Private Place)
|"The dancers danced, the drummers drummed, the children laughed. "|
¸.•*´¨`♥ Terry Goodkind (Wizard's First Rule)
|"The shoes are for dancing, not running away."|
¸.•*´¨`♥ Francesca Lia Block (The Rose and The Beast: Fairy Tales Retold)