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Old 11-11-2016, 04:52 PM
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Originally Posted by watchwolf49 View Post
Not only had Washington never held political office in a Republic ... no one had held office in a Republic ... no blueprint, no history, no one knew what the President was supposed to do.

Washington was revered as the leader of the Revolution, and for good reason. It has been said there would not have been a success without him.

In any event his years of leadership prepared him as much for these uncharted waters up ahead as anyone else.