Rumsfeld’s “last significant poem gushed forth in a July 31 briefing. Asked about the war in Lebanon, Rumsfeld offered what I have on his behalf titled, “Observations on Wasted Sunlight”: It is what it is. What’s happened has happened. And the folks over there are sorting it out. And Condi and the President Have both commented on it. That’s good enough for our country. Good to see you all. Why are you all not out there In the sun, getting a suntan?
If Rumsfeld that day was musing about some far-off beach, who could blame him? – MORE