Let us pledge together to make these next four years the best four years in America's history, so that on its 200th birthday America will be as young and as vital as when it began, and as bright a beacon of hope for all the world. --Other hand! shouted the prefect of studies. --O, he'll remember all this when he grows up, said Dante hotly--the language he heard against God and religion and priests in his own home. As he sat in his bench gazing calmly at the rector's shrewd harsh face, his mind wound itself in and out of the curious questions proposed to it.