Fare Ye Well, Jack

Yesterday, in Canada, we lost one of the good guys.

Jack Layton.

You will be missed.

Bon Voyage.

Advertisements

4 comments on “Fare Ye Well, Jack

  1. clarbojahn says:

    He sounds like someone Americans could use. I’m sorry for your loss.

    Like

  2. Jack’s passing has affected Canadians from coast to coast, even those who aren’t NDP supporters. He had that ephemeral ‘common touch’ that made him likeable, genuine and believable.

    In an era of political cynicism and PR-scrubbed slick willies who read off an autocue, Jack always spoke like a man who was saying what he really believed, what he really felt, and how you could make it happen.

    Canadian politics will be all the poorer for losing Jack on the national stage. We’re all sorry he’s gone.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s