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FROM AN EVENTFUL LIFE
When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child,
And now abideth Faith, Hope, Love, these three:
Paul, the Apostle
TO WHOM THIS PRESENT COMES,-
A year ago, having crossed the mark "Three-score and Ten," naturally I thought much of the past. Many recollections were renewed: some of them fraught with merely personal importance; some with larger and more significant moment.
Along with these recollections came the wish that you, with others who are genuinely interested, should know more fully of a few of the decisive happenings in my career.
Without near relatives now, or any associate sufficiently informed to speak adequately for me, only I can tell of what I wish you to