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Playing in the Bush League
Curry Kirkpatrick
August 19, 1991
On a visit to Kennebunkport, the author barely kept up with a sporting Prez
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August 19, 1991

Playing In The Bush League

On a visit to Kennebunkport, the author barely kept up with a sporting Prez

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"I do feel younger up here," POTUS had said as he strolled from the main house out to the pool. "But I also feel funny in these things; I guess it's the nerd factor." He pointed at his neon yellow aqua-socks, currently favored by totally excellent surf dudes and the President of the United States.

"Nice shoes," Sam LeBlond, his six-year-old grandson, said.

"You kidding? You mean it? Just what?" POTUS demanded.

"No, Gampy. I like them," Sam said.

Which were my sentiments precisely. The Bush thing? Nice shoes. Nice guy. Nice games. Not bad.

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