"Remember that the people that hid Anne Frank were breaking the law and the people that took her to the camps were enforcing it."
Poignant.In spite of differences of opinion with him in some areas, I consider TR a Giant and one of my favorite people ever to hold the office of President.
And he never spoke her name again.
His mother Mittie died of typhoid fever on the same day, at 3 am, some eleven hours earlier, in the same house. There are some things that would break most people.
I just finished the audiobook version of The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt during a long-ish road trip. I hadn't realized (or maybe hadn't remembered) that this took place on Valentine's Day. I highly recommend the book, by the way.
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