A haiku written by Lee Sonogan
The Committee appointed to promote the discovery of a Gold Field in the Colony of Victoria, have the satisfaction of announcing that unquestionable evidence has been adduced showing the existence of gold both at the Deep Creek on the Yarra and also at the Deep Creek on the Pyrenees. – William Nicholson, Mayor of Melbourne and chairman of the Gold Committee, 16 July, 1851.
Victorian Sweden settler,
A family is a risky venture, because the greater the love, the greater the loss… That’s the trade-off. But I’ll take it all. – Brad Pitt