What do you think about A Message To Garcia? The lesson intended to be derived from the story is unclear, and its applicability to the modern military professional is far from certain.
Rowan to join Gen. I know one man of really brilliant parts who has not the ability to manage a business of his own, and yet who is absolutely worthless to any one else, because he carries with him constantly the insane suspicion that his employer is oppressing, or intending to oppress him.
In every store and factory there is a constant weeding-out process going on. Elbert Hubbard 4. There is no doubt that the deed of a Colonel Rowan, who risked his life to take a message to the leader of insurgents in Cuba, was a courageous one.
How the 'fellow by the name of Rowan' took the letter, sealed it up in an oilskin pouch, strapped it over his heart, in four days landed by night off the coast of Cuba from an open boat, disappeared into the jungle, and in three weeks came out on the other side of the Island, having traversed a hostile country on foot, and delivered his letter to Garcia — are things I have no special desire now to tell in detail.
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