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|Congresswoman Helen Gahagan Douglas once described Eleanor's strategy |
toward her enemies: "She got even with them in a way that was almost cruel. She
forgave them." After Franklin Roosevelt's death in 1945, Eleanor Roosevelt ...
|But she got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. Ralph |
McGill, about Eleanor Roosevelt Gentlemen: You have undertaken to cheat me.
I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you. Cornelius Vanderbilt, in a ...
|We also need to learn to forgive. Ralph McGill said that Eleanor Roosevelt got |
even [with people] in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. For
giveness is another topic that needs its own book, but here's a mini version: ...
|Billboard slogan over picture of George W. Bush, Minnesota, 2010 See also: |
CAMPAIGNING, CANDIDATES, DEBATE, VOTING #ENEMIES Eleanor
Roosevelt got even with her enemies in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave
|But she got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. RALPH |
MCGILL, quoted by Helen G. Douglas, The Eleanor Roosevelt We Remember,
1963. Also see Alice Roosevelt Longworth on Franklin Roosevelt. ROOSEVELT ...
|President Roosevelt, Mrs. Rutherfurd, and the Other Remarkable Women in His |
Life Joseph E. Persico. were to mark the beginning of a persistent debate over
the nature of Eleanor's relations with women. On the train during the trip she had
made to join her husband in Florida for their twentieth wedding anniversary, she
read The ... She nearly took my head off. ... "Her whole background was a
Victorian concept of fidelity and she had been hurt, cruelly hurt, in a way that
clung 1 think as ...
|And I'm going to get six lemons and make me a jug of ice-cold lemonade to go |
with the car. ... The damage done by them was evident in almost every street
person I saw. ... I wasn't even sure why I was doing this. ... especially for punks
like him and that Seymour was on his way down to do a job on him. .... She
looked at me as if I needed counseling. .... the advantages of raising turkeys over
other fowl, and the wickedness of Eleanor Roosevelt in letting the now Queen
Mother and that ...
|Goodwin effectively melds these details and stories into an unforgettable and intimate portrait of Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt and of the time during which a new, modern America was born.|
|Franklin and Winston is also the story of their marriages and their families, two clans caught up in the most sweeping global conflict in history.|
|By turns heartbreaking, funny, and mercilessly honest, Roiphe's story exposes the fault lines of misery that exploded in domestic battles on the home front, far overshadowing the war overseas. The locus of the story is 1185 Park Avenue.|