TO A PATIENT WIFE
Remorse descends upon me now
As I recall our marriage vow,
And think of things I did not do
That might have lessened toil for you.
I never learned to grow a flower I never learned to make a fire,
To fix the roof or hang a door
Hays, Brooks; Hays, Brooks--Travel--Africa; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963--Correspondence;
THE FOREIGN SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA American Embassy, Freetown, Sierra Leone, April 18, 1963. Dear Mr. President: I am writing to tell you of the excellent impression which Mr. and Mrs. Brooks Hays have made on the people of this...
September 29, 1980 Hon. Brooks Hays 4701 Willard Ave. Chevy Chase, Md. 20015 Dear Brooks: Though belated I want to extend my heartiest congratulations to you on the occasion of the remarkable film, "Brooks Hays: Return to Little Rock". I want to...