I was born in one country, raised in another. My father was born in another
I became very close to my mother, as my father showed no interest in me. My
Later in life, questions arose over my real name.
My birth records were sketchy and no one was able to produce a legitimate,
I grew up practicing one faith but converted to Christianity, as it was
I practiced non-traditional beliefs & didn't follow Christianity, except in
I worked and lived among lower-class people as a young adult, disguising
That was before I decided it was time to get serious about my life and I
I wrote a book about my struggles growing up. It was clear to those who
I became active in local politics in my 30's then with help behind the
I had a virtually non-existent resume, little work history, and no
I drew incredibly large crowds during my public appearances.. This bolstered
At first, my political campaign focused on my country's foreign policy.
But what launched my rise to national prominence were my views on the
I knew which group was responsible for getting us into this mess. It
I called mine "A People's Campaign" and that sounded good to all people.
I was the surprise candidate because I emerged from outside the
I knew that, if I merely offered the people 'hope' , together we could
So, I started to make my speeches sound like they were on behalf of the
I had to carefully guard reality, as anybody could have easily found out
I'm glad they didn't. Then I became the most powerful man in the world.
Who am I?
WHO WERE YOU THINKING OF?
“If ever time should come,when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in government, our country will stand in need of it's experienced Patriots to prevent it's ruin."Samuel Adams
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