Tag Archives: Italy

They Just Don’t Get It

They just don’t get it! I’m talking about Congress. I’m talking about the House and the Senate. These guys and gals get elected and think congress is a career path, rather than one of limited service to the people. They don’t get it that what they do and where they are is a privilege, not a right. Our Representatives and Senators are sent to Washington to serve us, the people. They are not there to serve themselves with perks, pork, junkets and other financial courtesies…

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Italian Quake

Some thoughts today on the earthquake in Italy. Somehow it doesn’t seem real. It’s a half world away. We watch the pictures of destruction in disbelief and see rescuers digging for survivors or a loved one to mourn. We report the dead in numbers, not names. We can repair buildings, and roads, but the bodies that held the names are gone forever. All we can to is embrace the Italian people in our hearts and send relief supplies. Grief is such a painful personal hurt.…

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