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  • Lord Vansittart

    former Chief British Diplomatic Adviser

    Even a saint is not safe in our times The death of Mahatma Gandhi is not only terrible in itself but also a sad commentary on the state of our present civilization.

    The life of even a saint is no longer safe in our times. This is a direct result of the effects of two world wars and the spread of totalitarianism which has led to a steady berefting from human life of the sanctity which our creed has always placed upon it.