I was raised on the Hudson, in a house that had been the stable of the financier and Civil War general Brayton Ives. In midcentury, we had fire pits in the floor for heating, and rats everywhere, because they nested in the hay insulation.
Ein preußischer General stirbt, aber er hinterläßt keine Memoiren.
Alvensleben, Constantin von
General consultant to mankind.
George Bernard Shaw
Primero pago a un maestro que a un general
If Life is a Bowl of Cherries, What Am I Doing in the Pits?