JS Bach wrote this as Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major. You can hear the original by Yo-Yo Ma here.
His fingerprints are everywhere,
I just look down and stop and stare,
open my eye and then I swear,
I saw God today
Now once again I’m Miami bound
Can’t wait til this plane touches down
Because I know my Amy will be waiting
At that Miami gate
I can’t wait
…Bocelli’s signature song, done with the incomparable Sarah Brightman.
…from Puccini’s Turandot, of course.
We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: the stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission.
Alas! Power encroaches daily upon liberty, with a success too evident; and the balance between them is almost lost. Tyranny has engrossed almost the whole earth, and striking at mankind root and branch, makes the world a slaughter-house; and will certainly go on to destroy, till it is either destroyed itself, or, which is most likely, has left nothing else to destroy.
–Cato’s Letter #73
Some fine fiddlin’ by Hilary Hahn!