Friday, December 19, 2008
the connect is VALKYRIE
pic1-Richard Wagner composer of the opera The Valkyrie
pic2-A Valkyrie, who according to norse mytho is one of a host of female figures that chooses who will win or die in battle. The valkyries bring their chosen who have died bravely in battle to the afterlife hall of the slain.
pic3-Claus von Stauffenberg, one of the central figures of Operation Valkyrie, an unsuccessful attempt to assassin hitler in 1944.