To the Editors: Your cover picture [Dec. 20] is amusing. It coincided with my concept of President-elect Carter's present statusthat of a little boy who learned to swim in mud holes and is now about to jump into a big pond, having no stump or overhanging branches.
His thoroughness in making his choices is to be commended. However, one can be thorough and still decide poorly.
John M. Caughman Greenville, S.C.
I sincerely hope that President Carter shows me what a fool I was to vote for his predecessor. Your coverage...