I worry about the years, and questions, yet to come. Audrey doesn't remember her grandfather; Nick never knew him. I will tell them what he did to so many innocent people, and how he drove their father to his death.
We will come out of this economic crisis, but we may come out diminished and disappointed. We're a country that has an abiding sense of who we are. How we handle what is ahead will tell us who we'll be.