Weekly photo challenge: Opportunity

Close-up of Lincoln's hand at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC

This Dust Was Once The Man

By Walt Whitman

This dust was once the Man,
Gentle, plain, just and resolute–under whose cautious hand,
Against the foulest crime in history known in any land or age,
Was saved the Union of These States.

From Leaves of Grass, 1868

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