Bits & Pieces, May 27, 1993, p. 23
Joseph H. Choate was a thorough gentleman as well as a distinguished lawyer in this country some years back. He had a quick wit which made him good copy for journalists.
Someone once asked him, "Mr. Choate, if you were not yourself, who would you most like to be?"
Without a second's hesitation Choate replied, "Mrs. Choate's second husband."