Daily Archives: September 20, 2016

So long, farewell

Charmian Carr has died.

Listen to a wonderful tribute from NPR.

Good night, Liesl.


I suppose that the first death from amongst the on-screen Von Trapp family had to happen . . . but I still hate it.

Perhaps we should marvel that more than 50 years has passed,and we’ve not yet lost one of the seven children, nor the Captain, nor Maria.

Want to know more?  http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/sound-music-now-find-out-8871626

And here’s the story on the real Von Trapps, with the family home now in Stowe, Vermont: http://www.trappfamily.com/von-trapp-story.htm