Thought For the Day
“Happiness is reached when a person is ready to be what he is.”
– Desiderius Erasmus
- The birth of Louisa Aldrich-Blake on this day in 1865. Louisa Aldrich-Blake was one of the first British women doctors. This brilliant lady became a lead surgeon by 1910 and towards the end of her fairly short life (she died from cancer at the age of 60), she was honoured with DBE (Dame of the British Empire).