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My Nickel’s Worth

My Nickel’s Worth

As you are trying to self-distance and frantically buy supplies, I want you to think about the elderly people in your community and in your life. They are terrified. Many live on fixed incomes and had to wait to buy groceries. They need monthly medications and worry they can’t get them or will catch the virus if they venture out. You know, when people say this is an older person’s virus, that is not so, and even if that were true, can you imagine how they feel? Do their lives not matter because they are older? Our next president will be close to 80 years old, regardless of who is elected. The elderly deserve to live full, productive lives. You do not want a world without our older generation.

Proud

Proud

What am I proud about? My little town named Olney. Why am I proud of my community? Because the way the people of Olney have pulled together to help support one another in this time of crisis.

Talking

Talking

A week or so ago I wrote about listening. Now I will talk about well, talking. In some ways talking is so much harder to do than listening. You could pull off listening just by being quite and patient. Most just want a sounding board or to vent anyway.

Publisher’s Points to Ponder: Happy Birthday fellow Girl Scouts

Publisher’s Points to Ponder: Happy Birthday fellow Girl Scouts

On this day, March 12 in 1912 in the middle of the Progressive Era, Juliette Gordon Low started An organization to help prepare girls to “meet their world with courage, confidence and character.” With 18 girls in Savannah, GA and the intention to share the knowledge she learned abroad, Low founded Girl Scouts—which was the beginning of a worldwide movement.

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