Did you know…
… that today is Exaggerated Death Day? Samuel Clemons, whose pen name was Mark Twain, was born on this date in 1835 in Florida, Missouri. In response to news that he had died, he sent the following note to Associated Press: “The report of my death was an exaggeration.” Trivia buffs: Prior to adopting Mark Twain as his pen name, Clemens wrote under the pen name Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass.
Today’s Inspirational Quote:
“I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”
— Mark Twain