"You want to go to your uncle?" Again, at this, with his sweet ironic face, he made a movement on the pillow. "That she suffers the torments--!" It was this, of a truth, that made her, as she filled out my picture, gape. He wondered if they were arguing at home about that. *** Franklin Pierce Inaugural Address Friday, March 4, 1853 My Countrymen: IT a relief to feel that no heart but my own can know the personal regret and bitter sorrow over which I have been borne to a position so suitable for others rather than desirable for myself.