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The Last Journey: A Good Friday Meditation

I am watching my mother-in-law slowly leaving us. Yesterday as I sat by her bedside, she lay quietly, breathing, eyes closed yet occasionally flickering as if she might stir. Her body is very weak. Always a thin woman, her slight … Continue reading

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Touching Greatness

  I just returned from a family trip to Springfield, Illinois, where we visited the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, the Lincoln Home, the Lincoln tomb, and several other sites of historical significance in the Lincoln legacy. So many places and … Continue reading

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Momentum Shift

Growing old is not something anyone talks about much.  If a person is  “old” (as in beyond retirement and no longer  completely independent), aging is a difficult subject to discuss because there is so little decision-making control left in life.  … Continue reading

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