This provident forecast has been verified by time. --But I told him I broke them, sir, and he pandied me. When I'm bad I AM bad!" "I see, I see--it's charming. In the discharge of my official duty I shall endeavor to be guided by a just and unstrained construction of the Constitution, a careful observance of the distinction between the powers granted to the Federal Government and those reserved to the States or to the people, and by a cautious appreciation of those functions which by the Constitution and laws have been especially assigned to the executive branch of the Government.