Post tagged with Friendship
April 11th, 201409:42 AM ETTaking a break from the waiting room, I walked down the hospital corridor. That’s when I saw her name boldly engraved on a large plaque over the double doors. Mrs. L. was wealthy enough to have paid for the entire hospital, so seeing a wing named after her wasn’t surprising. But what was unusual was our friendship—all those years ago. It beg...
June 08th, 201210:02 AM ETName some Pulitzer Prize winners over the last five years. Name the last ten movies to win the Academy Award for Best Picture. Name the MLB teams that have won the last ten World Series. Name the ten richest people in the world. I flunked the test. I’m not much into trivia. Yet, these are some of the best worldly accomplishments. All that wor...
April 10th, 201212:34 PM ETI’d taken the bus across town transferred to another and then arrived an hour ahead of my appointment. The lines were always long and being late only made it worse. I knew the routine, even though I hated it. I pushed open the double doors and scanned the sea of faces now staring at me. We seemed to check one another out, seeing if we really des...
February 28th, 201211:14 AM ETI received an email from my old college friend and it hurt to read his words. He wants me to remember the memories but he’s severing our friendship. Why? Because in the ensuing years, I remained a Christian and he became an atheist. He thoughtfully explained that religion has caused much of the world’s strife, malice, injustice and war. He hat...
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