Abraham Lincoln is by far my favorite president. Maybe it’s because we were both born in Kentucky. Maybe it’s because of the Emancipation Proclamation. I have read every book over the years I can get my hands on about Lincoln and every time I’m inspired by his life and many good works.
Long ago there was a wise king whose large household included a young servant named Amann. The lad was intelligent, hard-working and showed promise of rising in the king’s service except for one serious fault – he worried constantly about what other people thought of him.
Most of us have heard of the most famous clock in the world, Big Ben in London, England. Big Ben is a 13.5-ton bell attached to a five-ton clock in the tower of the Houses of Parliament. Built in 1859, it is famous for its accuracy.