Albert Clayton Gaulden
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. What can I do for you?
Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?
A. I tell you the truth no matter what, even to my own detriment.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. "When the World Was Young"; "Un Bel Di" from Madama Butterfly; anything sung by Ashley Bell; "Ya Gotta Have Friends" and "The Rose" (Bette Midler)
Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?
A. If I could meet Larry Darrell a character from Somerset Maugham's The Razor's Edge, I would ask him if, when he saw God in the Himalayas, he knew beyond words that he could not marry Isabel and that he had no other purpose but to live humbly and serve others? He is the character in literature whose spiritual experience foreshadowed my own.
Q. What’s your fantasy profession?
A. My fantasy would be to have a Larry King kind of television show where I could interview all the great men and women in the world and let them confess their flaws as well as be humbled by their greatness