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Trust – “All The King’s Men” – Robert Penn Warren

December 11th, 2010 · No Comments · Democracy, Hypocrisy, Politics, Power

The beauty about Tiny is that nobody can trust him and you know it. You get somebody, somebody can trust maybe, and you got to sit up nights worrying whether you are the somebody. You get Tiny, and you can get a night’s sleep. All you got to do is keep the albumin scared out of his urine.

Willie Stark’s description of one of his key political operatives, Tiny Duffy.

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