Thomas L. Foster, noted philanthropist, had died and had left, among larger bequests, the modest sum of one hundred thousand dollars to Ellsworth M. Toohey, "my friend and spiritual guide—in appreciation of his noble mind and true devotion to humanity."
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The total bequest was over a million dollars.
There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots; the other, wings.