“I never thought I’d live to see this!” A black man elected President of the United States. But, when MaMa said it, the phrase had deeper meaning.
May I always remember my images of the morning of Sept. 11, 2001. But the images I wish to forever claim are of two freshly dressed, backpacked little girls standing on a sidewalk in Carol Stream, IL at 8:23 AM, CDT.
Lecturing — I prefer storytelling — was Dad’s most successful endowment, which I’m afraid anyone who has spent time with me, my siblings or Myers grandchildren – even those who never met him – will attest.