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--Correspondence; Leflar, Robert A. (Robert Allen), 1901-1997--Correspondence;
601 Park Fayetteville, Ark. Dear Brooks: Just a word to let you know (what you already know) that a host of your friends have been watching the reports of your illness, and hoping and prayer not only that you enjoy a speedy recovery now, but that...
Hays, Brooks--Correspondence; Hays, Brooks--Adversaries; Political campaigns; United States. Congress;
November 8, 1972 The Honorable Wilmer Mizell House of Representatives Washington, D.C. Dear Wilmer: I congratulate you sincerely on your impressive victory. I have tried, as I know you have, to keep our contest on an impersonal basis, and I trust...