Up Words – Balloons and Lights

UP – The Photos:

All Lit Up – Las Vegas, 2009

All Blown Up – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, 2009

UP – The Quotes:

Ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
– Winston Churchill —

You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred.
– Woody Allen –

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17 thoughts on “Up Words – Balloons and Lights

  1. We should have the Fifth Dimension playing in the background on this one. Love your photos and the Churchill quote.

    According to Merriam Webster online, my go-to source, there is NO rule that you can’t end a sentence in a preposition. Still goes against the grain with me.

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    • Hi pegoleg – It is simply wonderful what can be found on the internet. Apparently Churchill’s quote came about because he had been criticized for ending a sentence in a preposition. He responded, “That is the kind of thing up with which I will not put.” He was making fun of the non existent rule.

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