Friday, December 1, 2017

Lesson #5........................

     Finally, the absence of hatred left plenty of room for joy in Churchill's life.   His face could light up in the most extraordinarily attractive way as it became suffused with pleasure at an unexpected and welcome event.  Witness that delightful moment at Number Ten when Baldwin gave him the exchequer.  Joy was a frequent visitor to Churchill's psyche, banishing boredom, despair, discomfort, and pain.  He liked to share his joy, and give joy.  It must never be forgotten that Churchill was happy with people. ...

-Paul Johnson,  Churchill

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