Fact: for every movie ending that leaves us feeling surprised, wowed, and satisfied in the most beautiful, Shawshank-ian of ways, there are literally dozens upon dozens of duds out there with denouements so confounding that they leave us feeling duped, confused, and even just plain angry.
Alice was one of the nine offspring of Queen Victoria. Alice was brought into the world on 25 April 1843 and was named out of appreciation for Victoria's first Prime Minister and coach, Lord Melbourne, who had said the name "Alice" was his top choice for a young lady.
Jesse Hess, a slain University of the Western Cape (UWC) student, would have turned 21 on Monday. Dozens of sunflowers were placed at the student's home in memory of her and her grandfather, Chris Lategan, 85. On August 30, 2019, Hess, an aspiring pastor and first-year UWC theology student, and her grandfather were discovered dead at their home in Parow, Cape Town.