Tag: #heroism

The Incident at the Metro

[quote cite=”Mother Theresa”]I know God will not give me anything I can’t handle. I just wish He didn’t trust me so much.[/quote] There were only four of us on the platform today. Myself, a young man, an older man in a black suit, and an even older man in a wheelchair. I had seen the man in the wheelchair come…

With compliments to my mom

I got to the garage late today. It was a long day at work. The temperature was falling, and the wind didn’t help any. I stayed in the jeep a few extra minutes to wait until the engine was nice and warm. As I drove down one level to the next, I noticed that some of the cars were slowing…

The Greatest Generation

I was at a major medical center the other day when a man came in accompanied by a nurse. He was elderly. He must have been 90 years old or more. He was wearing a white suit. He looked sharp. The nurse helped him along as he was unable to walk on his own. Almost immediately, a state trooper that…

Being My Own Hero

I found myself running again on Tuesday evening, right as the sun was setting. It was a nice afternoon, with a nice temperature and slight breeze. It wasn’t exactly warm, but it wasn’t cold either. I drove down to the local high school’s track, parked Jeepster, and I began to run. There were only two women on the track, both…