Monday’s Piece

Greatness is not mortal. The qualities which the great have to give, they give perpetually. Their gifts are taken into the pattern of life, and they appear thereafter in the fabric of the lives of nations, renewing themselves as the leaves of the trees are renewed by the seasons.

(Robert Trout, in a radio tribute to Franklin D Roosevelt)

John Lentell
Rhodesia Herald
12th May, 1971

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