Friday, October 12, 2007

Sen. John Cornyn

For some reason, a letter to Professor Barzun arrived in my mail today c/o me. It does not seem too personal to transcribe here:

John Cornyn
United States Senate
Washington, D.C. 20510

October 3, 2007

Dr. Jacques Barzun
Celebration of 100th Birthday

Dear Dr. Barzun:

I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate you on the occasion of your one-hundredth birthday.

I know this is a joyous event for you and your loved ones. I am sure you have many wonderful memories to share with one another, and I wish you many more years of good health and happiness.


[mechanically signed]

United States Senator