Tag Archives: values

Not-So-Common Courtesy

Back in the day most children, many of us included, were taught to show common courtesy toward others. As the years pass by and new generations are born, it is becoming more evident that this practice is falling through the … Continue reading

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Swearing – Is it Necessary?

There are between 470,000 – 1,005,366 words in the English language, depending on which resource you look at. So why do people feel it’s necessary to use one swear word for every five words spoken? During a recent visit to … Continue reading

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License to Behave Badly

No situation we went through as children ever gave us the right to behave badly. No matter what was going on, we had basic expectations to uphold and never were we granted free rein to behave uncontrollably. At all times … Continue reading

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Intangible Gifts

She died, having lived many wonderful years. Three generations of family, friends, and acquaintances came to see her, some from down the street and others from across the nation. They all spoke highly of her, having much of the same … Continue reading

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