A 92-year old, petite, well poised and proud man, who is fully dressed each morning by eight o’clock, having shaved perfectly and with his hair fashionably coiffed, even though he is legally blind, moved to a nursing home today.  His wife of 70 years passed away, making the move necessary. After hours of waiting patiently in the lobby of the nursing home, he smiled sweetly when told his room was ready.  As… Read More

76th Verse A man is born gentle and weak; at his death he is hard and stiff. All things, including the grass and trees, are soft and pliable in life; dry and brittle in death.   Stiffness is thus a companion of death; flexibility a companion of life. An army that cannot yield will be defeated. A tree that cannot bend will crack in the wind.   The hard and stiff will… Read More