Still SWING’N

93-year-old Norma Miller at Lincoln Center!!!!!!!  Oh my gosh – forget my body, if only my BRAIN were that “with it” NOW.

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“Norma Miller (born 2 December 1919 in HarlemNew York) is an American swing dancer known as “The Queen of Swing”. Discovered at the age of twelve by the Savoy Ballroom‘s legendary dancer Twistmouth George, Ms. Miller has been in show business ever since.”

“Miller was honored with a 2003 National Heritage Foundation Fellowship from the National Endowments of the Arts for her role in creating and continuing to preserve “the acrobatic style swing dance, known as the Lindy Hop”. Wikipedia

7 thoughts on “Still SWING’N

  1. I came looking for a Haiku..and found this interesting post, Judy…

    Had been hospitalised for a week having got infected with typhoid…fever….now recovering and writing and visiting you…it felt nice to read all the posts…my blog is missing your presence… regards, RS:)

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    1. Ramesh,
      Typhoid fever!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Oh my goodness. I do so hope you are ok. My father contracted typhoid fever in the Phillipines during World War II. He would periodically get a “flare-up”. Are there better medications now?

      wishing you a full recovery,
      j

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  2. If it weren’t for the fact that my own 92-year old mother is a little off-balance, I can actually see her doing this. She used to love to dance! Thank you for sharing this inspiring video for those of us who are rapidly approaching senior-hood!

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  3. Dear Judith, With your creative, active mind and incredible spirit of love and compassion and knowledge, there is not one single doubt in my mind and in my heart you will be doing even more than that for even longer. If we should be so blessed. I Love you. Laurie

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