He and his family will no doubt have the courage and grace to withstand all the intrusions to their lives that this time has brought and will bring. We wish him and all people living in Hyde Park strength and patience. Knowing what it is to strive for change, may they keep their eyes on the prize.
Peter Baker, "For Obama and Family, a Personal Transition" New York Times (November 13, 2008).
Bill Carter, "Obamas Grant First Interview," (on "60 Minutes" this Sunday), New York Times Politics Blog (November 13, 2008).