The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

RIP, Senator John McCain

Posted on | August 25, 2018 | 1 Comment

by Smitty

Stacy will doubtless have a more eloquent word at this difficult time.

Cancer is a horrific way to go. May the Lord rest his soul and strengthen his family.

His centrist, bi-partisan stances were very often controversial. But this is not the time to dig up old bones.

I do hope that he left a memoir to illuminate his viewpoint on events. Maybe clear up some lingering questions. Or even raise a few more.

Godspeed, warrior.

Biographical detail at Victory Girls.


One Response to “RIP, Senator John McCain”

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