place in Dukes County, Mass., from a native New England Algonquian language, literally "island adjacent to the mainland."
(Page 273-274) chappaquiddick, 1968 My actions were inexcusable.
Is this reaching out to those in pain driven by a will to atone for past failings, especially chappaquiddick?
He was referring to the Mary Jo Kopechne incident 40 years earlier on chappaquiddick Island.
His reckless driving and failure to readily go for help on chappaquiddick Island in 1969 may have cost a young woman her life.
chappaquiddick Island, with its sandy tentacles, terminates in Cape Poge, on which is a light-house.