Nye and Riley's Wit and Humor (Poems and Yarns) - James Whitcomb Riley

Nye and Riley's Wit and Humor (Poems and Yarns)

От James Whitcomb Riley

  • Дата выхода: 1916-07-22
  • Жанр: Юмор


How humble the home, and yet what a lesson it should teach the boys of America! Here, amid the barren and inhospitable waste of rocks and cold, the last place in the world that a great man would naturally select to be born in, began the life of one who, by his own unaided effort, in after years rose to the proud height of postmaster at Laramie City, and with an estimate of the future that seemed almost prophetic, resigned before he could be characterized as an offensive partisan.