The Motorist drove up to the filling station, ''five gallons,'' said he. The attendent took down the heavy hose that lifted the pump starter button, but nothing happened.
In her home a lady put on her apron and plugged in the electric cleaner. nothing happen.
In a store a sales-girl made a sale and pressed the button on the cash register. nothing happen.
In a factory the workman put his material on the press and threw a switch. but nothing happen.
A tree falling on a main power line had halted business far more effectively than any edict of president or prince.America may be a nation of freemen politically. but nature still rules the world.