Saturday, September 18, 2010

In the living years....

In memory of my elderly neighbor, who is having a memorial service today.  I will miss her, although I am glad I no longer have to report when I am going to be away overnight!  She was well-informed, and I am told, quite politically active when younger.  I would routinely tell her to write letters to the editors, letters to politicians, etc, to express her views.  But she never did, which was a shame because she knew what she was talking about, and would have been a good voice for peace and social justice.  But she did not say things publicly, and said that she would not even correct her friend's incorrect perceptions.

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