For a scenic sound

A Modest Proposal

Wianno shoreline

Before just calling Sen. Ted Kennedy a blatant hypocrite, I'll tender him a modest proposal.

k_compound1_284_01If he first demands that all those ugly, oversized McMansions that line northern Nantucket Sound be razed, including his family's compound, to preserve the pristine views that Bart Gosnold had when he first sailed these waters, I might just believe him when he says he is interested in preserving the scenic value in the public interest, and not just to protect property values of obscenely wealthy families like his who block so much of our Cape Cod shorefront from public views and public access.

Rich Latimer, Falmouth

 

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