My mom was just a baby. My grandmother was so sure she was going to die that she gave her baby to a cousin. Fortunately she recovered and my mom grew up with a mother and father.
I was born in 1949 and remember getting the Salk shot, 2nd grade, I think. We also couldnt play in the rainwater in the ditch before that. I remember the kids who had to walk with braces and how the vaccine wiped out those fears. I also remember that everyone had to take it. This is why the younger people can think of it as ancient history. We thought wed seen the last of measles, too
In the relay and at Jesse Owens. Parkinsons, huh, like an ordinary human, not a such master race after all.
At a press conference before an awards event where he was being honored. A small man in physical stature, but a moral giant. He had a humorous, but elegant way with words. He talked about the South African government invented the nonsense classification of Foreign Native. He let that sink in as the assembled group chuckled. Ill never forget him.
Profile InformationName: Ginger Wall
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