Yes, I miss him

At the Dallas memorial service for the five murdered policemen.   George W. Bush gave the speech that his successor should have given (but didn’t).

georgewbushToo often, we judge other groups by their worst examples – while judging ourselves by our best intentions. And this has strained our bonds of understanding and common purpose.
But Americans, I think, have a great advantage. To renew our unity, we only need to remember our values. We have never been held together by blood or background. We are bound by things of the spirit – by shared commitments to common ideals.

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As I listened I didn’t hear any reference to himself (unlike the other presidential speaker),  I heard the word “We”.

 

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About On the North River

Forty years toiled in the Tel-com industry, married for 36 years widowed at sixty-one. Tea Party supporter. Do like to kayak, cook, take photos, bike, watch old movies and read. 66 years old and have a new girlfriend!
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