If you don't know Norman Borlaug is, I'm not going to tell you. Google him. Bing, what ever. But, I will say this. If ever, there was a human being to walk this earth who we should aspire to be like. It is this man. His dedication to human progress and the saving of lives should make you shiver in awe. I can say that for a stranger I have never met, I love this man. I would be happy to be half the man he is. Feel free to post pics and stories about other great humans who transend petty disputes…See More
"Okay Steph. I promised you another, so here goes:
I traverse the fields of autumns twilight, forged in the crucible of creation.
As I watch, a new glory arises, life, bursting forth to drink thier fill of wonder beyond reason.
"These few lines are the reason I ever began to write.
I often see flowers from a passing carThat are gone before I can tell what they are.I want to get out of the train and go backTo see what they were beside the track.
"Yes, I did. And I thank you for reading it. I'm generally a very upbeat person. I have been known to break into song, and even dance spontaneously. What the hell, life is to short to worry about what others think. I'm trying to go through…"
"Yes, it has, mostly. Except every once in awhile, it still affects me, but more a wistful sadness than otherwise. Next time, I promise something more upbeat, But when I ran into this again, I felt I had to share it. Thanks, Steph. The best to you,…"
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