It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the winter of hope
, it was the spring of despair
, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us.
There is a king with a large pocketbook, on the throne of Arlington
; there is a king with a large pocketbook, on the throne of Los Angeles
It was the year of Our Lord two thousand and twelve. Spiritual revelations were conceded to Arlington at that favoured period, as at this. Mr. Hamilton had recently attained his eighteenth home run
, of whom a prophetic private on the West Coast had heralded the sublime appearance by announcing that arrangements were made for the swallowing up of Oakland and Seattle...