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A Two-Faced Son-Of-A-Gun

Even Honest Abe Lincoln admitted himself that he wasn't all that pretty, But you'll be hard-pressed to find a president who was more witty! During debates, Stephen Douglas called him a two-faced son-of-a-gun. Lincoln replied, "If I had another face, do you think I would wear this one?" Robert L. Hinshaw, CMSgt, USAF, Retired (c) 2014 All Rights Reserved

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Date: 6/10/2014 10:12:00 PM
A face of historic distinction. I hope his image won't see extinction.
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Date: 6/10/2014 2:31:00 PM
Robert - If I ever need a laugh, all I have to do is read one of your poems. I too wish I had another face, so I wouldn't have to wear the same one everyday. You mad my day.... Lucilla
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Date: 6/7/2014 10:51:00 PM
That's great Robert!!!!
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Date: 6/7/2014 10:39:00 AM
Yes, I remember reading that famous quote of his. Abe is my HERO. There will never be another like him.
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Date: 6/6/2014 3:15:00 PM
ha! hilarious and so perfectly poemed (if there is such a word!). love it, bob!
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Date: 6/6/2014 7:17:00 AM
Superb humour Robert this made me chuckle. Hugs Jan xxx
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Date: 6/5/2014 8:11:00 PM
Haha, ah that was good! He was a great guy then - like to poke fun at himself. Wonder what he was like. Curious, ha.
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