The Genteel Patriarch

I may not agree with every little jot and tittle of Brett and McKay’s first post in a three part series entitled 3 Archtypes of American Manliness, but, being an agrarian at heart, I’d have to start out with a hearty amen and save my bickering for later.

“As America shifted from an agrarian to an industrial society, the Genteel Patriarch quickly became an endangered species. His values and traditions didn’t transfer well to the new fast-paced market economy. Seeing that his days were numbered, the Genteel Patriarch made his last stand in the American South.”

Read part I of 3 Archtypes of American Manliness here.

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