Britt Pendergrast (Part 1)

“I simply wrote a letter to Jimmy Carter saying ‘I have left my career as a manufacturer, where I was a small-time despoiler of the environment. I’ve read about your great work in the environment, in blocking the Army Corps of Engineers’ channelization program of our streams in Georgia, and I would like to atone for my mind despoilage by working in your department of Natural Resources.’ And he gave me a job!”