Radio commentator, Paul Harvey, tells about a 3-year-old boy who went to the grocery store with his mother. Before they entered the grocery store she said to him, “Now you’re not going to get any chocolate chip cookies, so don’t even ask.”
A few years ago I was talking with a student about her academic career and new-fashioned optimism. “Your future is full of possibility,” I said admiringly. Without hesitation, she replied, “Yours is too.” She thought nothing of her remark. I thought a lot about it.
I marked another item off my 50x50 bucket list this week! I have now seen all five Great Lakes. The only one remaining was Lake Ontario, so I decided to take advantage of the kids being at camp and headed to Toronto.