Charline Ratcliff‘s Today’s Memory
Guy de Maupassant’s birthday
Originally shared by Charline Ratcliff
Our memory is a more perfect world than the universe: it gives back life to those who no longer exist.
Guy de Maupassant
At the age of 18, French writer Guy de Maupassant (born August 5, 1850) saved famed English poet Algernon Charles Swinburne from drowning off the coast of Étretat.