From Cornwall went the cable: FOOT, GOVERNMENT HOUSE, CYPRUS: SEE SECOND CORINTHIANS FOUR VERSES EIGHT AND NINE. On Cyprus, Sir Hugh Foot, 50, Britain's hard-pressed Governor, opened his Bible to the passage his father, Isaac, had indicated:
We are troubled on every side, yet not distressed; we are perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not forsaken; cast down, but not destroyed.
From Cyprus to his father, a 78-year-old Methodist lay preacher, Sir Hugh replied: FOOT, CALLINGTON, CORNWALL: SEE ROMANS FIVE VERSES THREE AND FOUR.
And not only so, but we glory...