"That truth should be silent I had almost forgot"--Enobarbus in ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, back in Rome after having been too long in Egypt.---------
Melville's PIERRE, Book 4, chapter 5: "Something ever comes of all persistent inquiry; we are not so continually curious for nothing."
Monday, May 25, 2015
Cousin David Cockerham and the Unbearable Shortness of Time Between the Revolution and the Civil War
Raleigh Register 31 August 1859--Cousin David Cockerham, Revolutionary Patriot, is honored for surviving this near the new war in which Cockerham cousins died.