Churchill’s brief

As to brevity:

1    last week I agreed with a new friend that those writers who cannot discipline themselves to communicate succinctly imply that their time is more valuable than their readers’ ; and

2    (linked to this) David Colucci of Adelaide has sent me Winston Churchill’s wartime instructions on the matter. These appear below.warcabinetmemo211_1940_brevity

I need say no more.

 

 

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