"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."
Sunday, May 17, 2015
Uncle George Rides out and Finds a Corpse
Uncle George Falkenborough Smith (known as Fortenberry Smith, which indicates that he is a cousin of Jimmy Carter, as I will explain) in 1860 did a public service as detailed in the San Francisco Bulletin of 16 May 1860: