The musings, mumblings, retumblings and occasional photos of the things that have caught my eye. Who am I? If the domain didn't give it away: Daniel P Dykes; Editor-in-chief and Chairman of Fashionising.com, a Director of Rogue Menage, lead so and so of PR Heart, lover of history, travel addict, fauxtographer, and hater of the status quo.
But he went to Sinatra’s last rites, even though he emphatically answers “No” when asked whether the Rat Pack leader’s death hit him hard.
"They had a thousand gardenias on the casket," he says. "One thousand gardenias on the casket! And I visualized him being in there and couldn’t believe that he was dead. And yet I was grateful that he wasn’t suffering anymore. If anybody liked to live, it was Frank. And to deprive him of living — that’s not living for him, being in a bed. You understand?"