Thomas's Use of Declaration Preamble
Richard D. Friedman
rdfrdman at UMICH.EDU
Fri Aug 11 03:09:19 PDT 2000
At 05:30 PM 8/10/00 -0700, John Eastman wrote:
>When criticized for entering into an alliance with Stalin, Winston Churchill
>reportedly said that he would make a pact with the devil in order to defeat
>Hitler. He exaggerated, of course, for however bad Hitler was, a pact
with the devil
>would be worse.
I don't think he went quite so far. I think he said that if Hitler marched
into hell he would feel constrained to say a kind word about the devil in
the House of Commons.
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