Mom was trying to talk her son into coming over, to her home in Burleson.
The first See You at the Pole occurred in 1990 in a school in Burleson, Texas, a small town just south of Ft. Worth.
“That is a radical theory, Miss Elliott,” said Burleson, amused.
“You must be aware, Mr. Burleson, that it is not choice with us,” she said.
I did not deem it prudent to tell him I wanted to go to Burleson's camp, or that I knew anything about it.
After a long while Burleson came to the door, and she looked up, startled.
Mr. Redfield and Mr. Burleson had been in Congress, but none of them had ever been a conspicuous figure in national politics.
What Mr. Burleson could get out of letting other people criticize him.
Burleson drew out his watch, glanced at it, and then mounted.
And Mr. Burleson and Mr. Redfield, as said, had been members of Congress.