Posted by Nina on October 23, 2003
In Reply to: Who said these impossible words and, please, when? posted by GPP on October 19, 2003
: : : "Government for the people, by the people ..." there is a third 'for', I swear but I can find it nowhere. Probably got Randomized.
: : : A Frenchman after far, far too much Pernod? Twain being ironic? A certain first (?) US ambassador to France?
: : : I know I don't sound terribly relevant (personally I'm probably not) but my essay is and I have to sound as though I've at least read the titles; if not fully understood them. Neuralgia's a terrible thing. But I'm not looking for an aegrotat (they seek him here, they seek him there, ... yeah?
: : Have you tried just googling the parts you have, without the extraneous chatter?
: You might try here, for instance: http://www.bartleby.com/cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?FILTER=&query=government+for+the+people&x=8&y=16
Twas no Frenchman.
Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the Earth.