A ‘must read’ … in case you missed it!!
‘In it’s entirety, this is the poignant eulogy given earlier today by President Barack Obama for Senator John McCain.’
Very rarely do I post anything over 1,200 words, and typically I try to stay around the 800-word mark. I tried to find parts of this eulogy to cut out, to shorten it, but in the end, every word seemed relevant. And so, in it’s entirety, this is the poignant eulogy given earlier today by President Barack Obama for Senator John McCain:
To John’s beloved family, Mrs. McCain, to Cindy and the McCain children, President and Mrs. Bush, President and Secretary Clinton, Vice President and Mrs. Biden, Vice President and Mrs. Cheney, Vice President Gore, and as John would say, my friends. We come to celebrate an extraordinary man. A statesman, a patriot who embodied so much that is best in America.
President Bush and I are among the fortunate few who competed against John at the highest levels of politics. He made us better presidents just as he made…
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