Editor says, what if George Washington had enrolled in the Royal Navy? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, in authoring this article prompted by Jared Myers note about Mothers Day we refer to the book "George Washington--the Man Behind the Myths" by William Meade Stith Rasmussen et al, American Presidents and Helium. Also we have repurposed content from Wikipedia. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.