“The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield, and government to gain ground.”
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
I corresponded with George Austin over the years - he was a frequent commenter here any I was a sometimes commenter there. His passing made me think on epitaphs, and that his was written by no less than Hemmingway himself, who once said:
You can tell a story with six words. "For sale, baby shoes. Never worn."
George once wrote nine that hit me hard at the time and which remain with me today: