George Herbert Walker Bush, George Worcester, William Butler Yeats discussed on Overnight re-air of day's programming
He he was a leader. And he knew it. My hope is that in remembering the life of George Herbert Walker Bush and in honoring his accomplishments. We will say that we are really praising what is best about our nation the nation. He dearly love, and whose values he embodied. There is more to say than time permits in any way when measured against the eloquent, Sir, George Bush's character and life are words are very inadequate. And so I can clued these remarks with his words. Written some years ago as old tennis, buddy. We've known each other a long time. He wrote to me we have shared joy and sadness and time has indeed gone swiftly by now at races on even faster. And that makes me treasure even more this line of William Butler Yeats about where man's glory begins any namely with friends. My glory is I had you as such a friend to which I reply on behalf of his friends here today across America. And throughout the world. We rejoiced Mr President that you are safely tucked in now. And through the ages were God's loving arms around you. Because George Worcester have had our president, and as such your friend. James Baker former secretary of state and White House chief of staff for George H W Bush live at Saint Martin's episcopal church in Houston..