Saturday, November 19, 2022

"The Immortal Irishman"

 "Mr. President, I have a cause of grievance."


       "The morning I went to Colonel Sherman and he threatened to shoot me."

        Lincoln tipped his head, puzzled.  Unwilling to get in the middle of a spat between officers, he threw off a joke, with some truth to it.  "If I were you," he said, "and he threatened to shoot, I would trust him."  

Read the rest at A Layman's Blog.

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