"In fiction, the principles are given, to find the facts: in history, the facts are given, to find the principles; and the writer who does not explain the phenomena as well as state them performs only one half of his office."
Thomas Babington Macaulay, "History," Edinburgh Review, 1828
Sunday, September 27, 2015
A Placeholder for an Absence: Amherst Town Manager John Musante, 1961-2015
the large flag on the Town Common at half-staff following the funeral for
Amherst Town Manager John Musante, 26 September 2015