It is true Greek tragedy, with Chance as the ever ready hand-maid of Fate.
There are a terrible lot of lies going around the world, and the worst of it is half of them are true.
Hard as are the tests of battle, the armies of all nations have withstood them. But here was the long gnawing strain of suffering much and talking more, of having little and doing nothing.
A fanatic is one who can't change his mind and won't change the subject.
Man will occasionally stumble upon the truth but most times he will pick himself up and continue on.
It is only in the twentieth century that this hateful conception of inducing nations to surrender by terrorising the helpless civil population by massacring the women and children has gained acceptance and countenance among men.