Daily Archives: July 18, 2018

Gentleman of Leisure

Ben Franklin is the patron saint of American diplomats and his statue sits at FSI. My favorite Founding Father is Thomas Jefferson. I like his intellect and his love of nature. But Franklin is maybe a better role model, or … Continue reading

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Great Day in Washington

People grumble about Washington weather and about Washington in general, but they are wrong. The weather is glorious in spring and fall. Winters are usually mild and even during hot & humid July we have some really nice days. Today … Continue reading

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