Did You Know...

   

The dignity of Jenny vs. the jerkitude of Mark

Share
By Michelle Malkin  •  June 24, 2009 06:49 PM

Unlike other self-esteem-lacking wives of cheaters, Jenny Sanford shows real courage, class, and dignity in her statement to the press — and in her decision NOT to stand by her adulterous husband at his public confession.

Godspeed, Mrs. Sanford. Via McClatchy:

I would like to start by saying I love my husband and I believe I have put forth every effort possible to be the best wife I can be during our almost twenty years of marriage. As well, for the last fifteen years my husband has been fully engaged in public service to the citizens and taxpayers of this state and I have faithfully supported him in those efforts to the best of my ability. I have been and remain proud of his accomplishments and his service to this state.

I personally believe that the greatest legacy I will leave behind in this world is not the job I held on Wall Street, or the campaigns I managed for Mark, or the work I have done as First Lady or even the philanthropic activities in which I have been routinely engaged. Instead, the greatest legacy I will leave in this world is the character of the children I, or we, leave behind. It is for that reason that I deeply regret the recent actions of my husband Mark, and their potential damage to our children.

I believe wholeheartedly in the sanctity, dignity and importance of the institution of marriage. I believe that has been consistently reflected in my actions. When I found out about my husband’s infidelity I worked immediately to first seek reconciliation through forgiveness, and then to work diligently to repair our marriage. We reached a point where I felt it was important to look my sons in the eyes and maintain my dignity, self-respect, and my basic sense of right and wrong. I therefore asked my husband to leave two weeks ago.

While she was raising his sons, he was penning crap like this to his mistress:

From Gov. Sanford,
Date: Thursday, July 10, 2008, 12:24 a.m.

“One, tomorrow leave at 5 a.m. for New York and meetings. Will think about you on its streets and wish I was going to be there later in the month when you are there. Tomorrow night back to Philadelphia for the start of the National Governor’s Conference through the weekend. Back to Columbia for Tuesday and then on Wednesday, as I think I had told you, taking the family to China, Tibet, Nepal, India, Thailand and then back through Hong Kong on world wind tour. Few days home then to Bahamas for 5 days on a friend’s boat for the last break of the summer. The following weekend have been asked to spend it out in Aspen, Colorado with McCain – which has kicked up the whole VP talk all over again in the press back home …

Two, mutual feelings …. You have a particular grace and calm that I adore. You have a level of sophistication that so fitting with your beauty. I could digress and say that you have the ability to give magnificent gentle kisses, or that I love your tan lines or that I love the curve of your hips, the erotic beauty of you holding yourself (or two magnificent parts of yourself) in the faded glow of the night’s light – but hey, that would be going into sexual details …

***

As if we didn’t have enough of low-life political clown shows today, John Kerry uses Sanford-gate to deride Sarah Palin:

Ugh.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Posted in: GOP,Mark Sanford

Of course: Senate Dems blocking $1.1 billion Zika bill because Planned Parenthood isn’t getting a cut

June 28, 2016 12:50 PM by Doug Powers

reidschumer

How about “no”?

Reality is (omitted): Obama, Dems, NY Daily News pin terror attack blame on Senate Republicans

June 21, 2016 10:00 AM by Doug Powers

nydailynews1

Keep your eye off the ball

Russian hackers break into DNC network; White House assigns blame to… (wait for it…)

June 14, 2016 01:54 PM by Doug Powers

putinmedvedev1

Never fails

Of course: Dems in bed with Planned Parenthood accuse Republicans of flirting with PP’s opposition

June 8, 2016 07:51 PM by Doug Powers

obamaplanned

Classic

Harry Reid given the retirement salute he so richly deserves, courtesy of Sen. Tom Cotton

May 26, 2016 08:40 PM by Doug Powers

wrestling

Slammed


Categories: Democrats, GOP, Harry Reid

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook