Guests Who Violated The Custom

by Gaz Regan · Wednesday, December 24th, 2014 · Quotes

Guests Who Violated The Custom

“The cocktail hour was sacred as a respite from work. Roosevelt called it the “children’s hour”; serious discussion ceased and the talk turned light and even frivolous. Guests who violated the custom were quickly made to appreciate their mistake”  Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt by H.W. Brands, 2008.

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