"It's a far, far better thing I do than I have ever done. It's a far, far better rest I go to than I have ever known."
____Ronald Colman, as Sydney Carton
From the Movie; A Tale of Two Cities.
This version released in 1935 is, in my opinion, the definitive example of this literary giant.
If you would like a copy, email me, I'd be glad to comply, gratis.
We seem today to be at a place in time,much like the movie, where I can envision the cheers as Romney loses this election...analageous to the "guillotine scene"...The Republican Party, much like like the Aristocrats.......doomed to oblivion.
Yet I wonder, how many of us will soften our hearts and ,unlike the vengeful French peasants, try to find compromise that will eventually lead to the light....much the same as Sydney Carton...a final act of retribution and salvation.
Heaven help us...we need some compassion in this day and age.
We need to learn from Sydney's example.
"Beyond the blackened skyline, beyond the smoky rain, dreams never turned to ashes up until.........
...Everything CHANGED !!
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