Thoughts on character I spend the waning weeks of each year in reflection, and a topic that’s been on my mind this year is character. What’s interesting is that an old door triggered this line of thought.
Family, friends reflect on Elliott’s legacy It has been 50 years since Carl Elliott was a member of Congress and nearly 15 years since his death. Yet traces of his legacy can be found throughout the old 7th District.
A man named Elliott I never met Carl Elliott. I hadn’t even started high school when he died in 1999. So the feeling that he has been living with me for the past couple of months is a very strange one indeed.
A month for reflection December is a month of reflection for me. It’s the time of year when I think back at everything that has happened. It seems to me with all things considered, the good times usually outweigh the bad.