Tennessee Drifter

Random Thoughts at Random Times


  • Let’s Bring Back the Draft

    My wife and I have one child, a daughter, and she must be the most photographed and videotaped child in America.  Recent, my wife was going through old VHS tapes and transferring them to DVD’s.  By the time she is done we probably will not be using DVDs anymore and will have to convert to… Continue reading

About Me

An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.