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I never heard him say a harsh or critical word

“I had the privilege of knowing him for over 30 years, and never heard him say a harsh or critical word about anyone.”  It has been several weeks since I read these words written about the grandfather of a friend(s) who recently passed.  Yet I cannot get them out of mind, and I find myself pondering them repeatedly. Continue reading “I never heard him say a harsh or critical word”

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When being right is over-rated

My need to be “right” has caused a lot of arguments in my house.  Take the other day for instance.  I went to sit down to eat my breakfast and my Money & Kiplinger’s Magazines were both GONE from the table (horror of horrors)!  I had left them nicely stacked in the center of the table the day before and SOMEONE had moved them. Continue reading “When being right is over-rated”