- Wed, Apr 8, 2015
“This is going to hurt me far more than it will hurt you.”
Ever hear that? I did. Of course, I couldn’t fathom that statement was true until I had children of my own. My Dad used his hand to drive home the lesson. And then, in some great cosmic circular irony, I found myself uttering the same phrase when junior needed some corporal training. FWIW, I gave up spanking him early on when he started laughing at my angst and poor application of the lesson.
But at school, it was ...
- Fri, Mar 13, 2015
Ever said that?
I’m sure, in many ways and at many times in your life, that has been true. Like relaxing at the beach, watching the perfect sunset—a sky painted in deep hues of orange, blue, red and violet—“It doesn’t get any better than this!” Or you might have uttered that phrase while enjoying a superb meal, savoring every delicious morsel.
I confess the catchphrase has passed my lips more times than I deserve! Most recently, it was while playing golf on the most amazing course I’ve ...