Courage

Courage

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Courage

Courage

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YOU have had many rectors here in St. Andrews who will continue in bloom long after the lowly ones such as I am are dead and rotten and forgotten. They are the roses in December; you remember someone said that God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December. But I do not envy the great ones. In my experience--and you may find in the end it is yours also--the people I have cared for most and who have seemed most worth caring for-- my December roses--have been very simple folk. Yet I wish that for this hour I could swell into someone of importance, so as to do you credit. I sup-- pose you had a melting for me because I was hewn out of one of your own quarries, walked similar academic groves . . .

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