"There are men, in all ages, who mean to exercise power usefully; but who mean to exercise it. They mean to govern well; but they mean to govern. They promise to be kind masters; but they mean to be masters."
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Dion wrote and recorded this in 1961. I wonder if he would have predicted at that time that just two years later he would marry Susan Butterfield, the girl who inspired this, or that 50 years after that they'd still be married.