Snapshots from The Sound Of Light
A glimpse into Christmas in the Hanson family, Australian style. Outtake from Lanterns - part of The Sound Of Light 'verse.
- Part 1 of Snapshots from The Sound Of Light
“We do not know this Australian’s name, and we never will. We do not know his rank or his battalion. He may have been one of those who believed the Great War would be an adventure too grand to miss. He may have felt that he would never live down the shame of not going. The Unknown Soldier honours the memory of all those men and women who laid down their lives for Australia. We’ve lost more than a hundred thousand lives but we’ve gained a legend, and a deeper understanding of what it means to be Australian.”
-- Excerpt from the eulogy given for the Unknown Australian Soldier by former Australian Prime Minister Paul Keating, November 11 1993.
Ruby and Taylor attend the 2015 Anzac Day dawn service at Gallipoli. Written for Anzac Day 2015, to commemorate one hundred years since Australia joined World War One. Part of The Sound Of Light 'verse.
- Part 2 of Snapshots from The Sound Of Light