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Jack London (1876-<a href=http://tinyurl.com/yx66mh target=_blank>1916</a>)
31-DEC-2006 Andrys

Jack London (1876-1916)

Inscription at base of sculpture:

"I would rather be ashes than dust!
I would rather my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze
than it should be stilled by dry rot.
I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me
in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
The proper function of man is to live,
not to exist.
I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them.
I shall use my time."

=== And, fascinating sleuthing to be read at link in title ===

Canon EOS 350D
1/125s f/13.0 at 70.0mm iso200 hide exif
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Date/Time31-Dec-2006 11:35:58
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Flash UsedNo
Focal Length70 mm
Exposure Time1/125 sec
Aperturef/13
ISO Equivalent200
Exposure Bias
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Metering Modeaverage (1)
JPEG Quality
Exposure Programaperture priority (3)
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