"Proceed, great chief, with virtue on thy side,
Thy ev'ry action let the Goddess guide.
A crown, a mansion, and a throne that shine,
With gold unfading, WASHINGTON! Be thine."
(Full poem can be found here)
According to the biography's author, it showed Washington's capacity for growth. Previously he had been an avowed racist!
Pretty cool to see her brought up on HN.