And the Good News Is...: Lessons and Advice from the Bright by Dana Perino

By Dana Perino

From her years because the presidential press secretary to her debates with colleagues on Fox News' The 5, Dana Perino unearths the teachings she's realized that experience guided her via existence, stored her level-headed, and ended in her good fortune, even within the face of adversity.
Thoughtful, inspiring, and infrequently awesome, AND the good news IS . . . strains Dana Perino's not going trip via politics and tv. It's a awesome American story-made up of equivalent components selection and clear-eyed optimism.
From dealing with expert demanding situations and confronting own fears to stepping as much as a podium for a President, Dana has come to anticipate the unforeseen and has an uncanny skill to discover the excellent news in any difficult state of affairs. AND the good news IS . . . takes us from her Western early life in Wyoming and Colorado to an opportunity assembly on an aircraft that alterations her existence solely. Then, with fresh honesty and humor, she recounts her frustration with a string of unsatisfying jobs and dwelling situations until eventually a key occupation tip leads her again to Washington, D.C. to paintings for the Bush Administration.
Dana additionally stocks the following her top paintings and lifestyles lessons-tips to help you to get your element throughout convincingly whereas permitting your personal grace and character to polish via. As anyone who nonetheless believes in operating jointly to unravel the issues our kingdom faces, Dana bargains transparent, useful suggestion on the best way to restoration civility to our own and public conversations. the result's a desirable learn which can support a person develop into extra winning, effective, and joyously content material.

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Peter had fared sufficiently well in Beaufort, South Carolina, to be named a church warden—the chief financial and administrative officer—in St. Helena’s Parish the previous year, yet he couldn’t spare a penny for the two destitute half brothers orphaned by his mother’s death. 26 A L E X A N D E R H A M I LT O N One sidelight of Peter Lavien’s return to St. Croix deserves attention because he did something shocking and seemingly inexplicable for a twenty-three-year-old church warden: he was quietly baptized.

30 Like everyone in the West Indies, Hamilton had extensive early exposure to blacks. In this highly stratified society, with its many gradations of caste and color, even poor whites owned slaves and hired them out for extra income. In 1756, one year after Hamilton was born, his grandmother, Mary Faucette, now residing on the Dutch island of St. 31 Hamiliton probably did not have formal schooling on Nevis—his illegitimate birth may well have barred him from Anglican instruction—but he seems to have had individual tutoring.

The two amorous poems that follow are schizophrenic in their contrasting visions of love. In the first, the dreamy poet steals upon his virgin love, who is reclining by a brook as “lambkins” gambol around her. ” This launches a portrait of a manipulative, feline woman that concludes: So, stroking puss’s velvet paws, How well the jade conceals her claws And purrs; but if at last You hap to squeeze her somewhat hard She spits—her back up—prenez garde; Good faith she has you fast. The first poem seems to have been composed by a sheltered adolescent with an idealized view of women and the second by a world-weary young philanderer who has already tasted many amorous sweets and shed any illusions about female virtue.

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