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For Those who Served

For veterans and those who served in the hopes that others wouldn’t have to, a vote of thanks doesn’t seem quite enough. Take a just and honest pride in having paid a debt to a country that has given so … Continue reading

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GRATITUDE FOR BOOKSTORES

What a wonderful gift my prize volume from BookBuyers of Mountain View is—an elegantly bound and gilded volume of Shakespeare’s play “Anthony & Cleopatra” I’m overwhelmed. Again, a curious reaction of embarrassment—I’m not worthy, like the Divinity Prize I got … Continue reading

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Exploring Empathy

We haven’t all learned the skill of showing affection, and gauging the extent of an accident victim’s pain. I believe empathy is grounded on the ability to pull within oneself the suffering of another person, to experience it at a … Continue reading

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