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By William Laferriere

It takes on all shapes and sizes

And is designed to lift someone’s spirit…

Its presence duly noted

From Deuteronomy onward

And yet, surprisingly,

We find it somewhat diminished

Through these tumultuous years,

Perhaps owing to the pandemic, social media,

Global hostilities, cultural insensitivity,

Excessive workloads, family stresses,

Or the great divide of partisanship

Or quite simply a craven response to self-delusion.

The remedy comes in a tidy package

Requiring sympathy, empathy,

And a willingness to help

For there are many less fortunate than we.

The first step begins with an internal look...

Go to the mirror, and

Reflect on

Who and what you are, and

Take the time to redefine your legacy,

Look past your own pain to see

The pains of others

And then consciously reach out.


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