Ike Skelton Quote
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsIke Skelton
Born: December 20, 1931 (age 85)
Occupation: Politician, attorney
Bio: Isaac Newton Ike Skelton IV is the former U.S. Representative for Missouri's 4th congressional district. During his tenure, he served as the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee. He is a member for the Democratic Party. On November 2, 2010 he lost his seat to Vicky Hartzler.
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“Nay, Spring was o'er-happy and knew not the reason, And Summer dreamed sadly, for she thought all was ended In her fulness of wealth that might not be amended; But this is the harvest and the garnering season, And the leaf and the blossom in the ripe fruit are blended.”