A True Story of ruthless Ageing factor & Winston Churchill , Age is ruthless & shows what you look like at an old age but you do not want to accept what you look like!


By Ahmad Jawad

Writer is Chief Visionary Officer of World’s First Smart Thinking Tank ” Beyond The Horizon” and most diverse professional of Pakistan. See writer’s profile at http://beyondthehorizon.com.pk/about/

Sir Winston Churchill became second time PM in 1952.On his 80th birthday he was presented his portrait painted by famous Graham Sutherland. Graham Sutherland spent hours & days in front of Churchill to paint him. Churchill was shocked to see the painting & hated the painting. Churchill  blasted Graham Sutherland for painting him to look like a hideous person. Graham Sutherland shot back, I can only paint what I see, you must realise that this painting is true reflection of your image at the age of 80.

Churchill later burnt the painting