Joan Vollmer Burroughs

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    General de Gaulle was a thoroughly bad boy. The day he arrived, he thought he was Joan of Arc and the following day he insisted that he was Georges Clemenceau.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882–1945)

    Desperation is the raw material of drastic change. Only those who can leave behind everything they have ever believed in can hope to escape.
    —William Burroughs (b. 1914)