Friday, August 14, 2009
"I tell you in confidence, having come to genuinely trust you, that nothing since March has occurred accidentally here, nor for some time prior. There have been one or two mishaps which were unanticipated, however we managed through well enough in my view. Better to be Mayor of the Palace than Chairman of anything, particularly when a reporter comes calling. "Who will rid me of this meddlesome priest?" and such. As to the other one, yes, I believe she is gone for good. It's taken long enough. Although no doubt we can be assured of occasional amateur dramatics. "