A View from the Deplorable Side

I have studied the lives and histories of many accomplished individuals. One of my favorites is Utah notable Brigham Young. A man of remarkable achievements and unique character. A giant, a blending of the spiritual and pragmatic rolled into one. One of Brother Brigham’s tendencies was to allow anyone he met with to sit and do the talking initially in a meeting. He was convinced that through a few minutes of allowing a new acquaintance to speak he would have a firm gauge of the individual’s character. And he was…