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What I Will be doing for 9-11

Carolyn Cary's picture

This is what I Will be doing to honor the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11th:

I Will pray for those family members who were left motherless, fatherless, brother-less, sister-less from the deaths of nearly 3,000 people on Sept. 11, 2001.

I Will continue to be a volunteer in my community.

I Will spend the day thinking about all the friends and acquaintances I have lost this year.

I Will pray for the safety of our men and women in military uniform.

I Will pray for those first responders who worked at Ground Zero and now have cancer.

I Will pray for those decision makers who can see they get the proper medical treatment, at no cost to the first responders.

I Will call each of my grandchildren and tell them how much I love them.

I Will go out of my way to be nice to that person Sunday morning that I’m not especially fond of.

I Will make a donation to an organization in Fayette County that I have not heretofore supported.

I Will make sure there’s a flag flying in front of my house.

I Will spend this Sunday quietly and in contemplation.

This is what I Will do.

May I ask what You Will do?

[Carolyn Cary is the official Fayette County historian and the editor of the county’s first compiled history, “The History of Fayette County,” published in 1977. She lives in Fayetteville.]

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Just vote. Citizens have given their lives for that right. Stop spending money we do not have. myself

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The state is the great fiction by which everybody tries to live at the expense of everyone else. F. Bastiat

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Caution - The Surgeon General has determined that constant blogging is an addiction that can cause a sedentary life style.

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"Neither the wisest constitution nor the wisest laws will secure the liberty and happiness of a people whose manners are universally corrupt"
-Samuel Adams
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Just vote. Citizens have given their lives for that right. Stop spending money we do not have. myself

Just vote. Citizens have given their lives for that right. Stop spending money we do not have. myself

Just vote. Citizens have given their lives for that right. Stop spending money we do not have. myself

Just vote. Citizens have given their lives for that right. Stop spending money we do not have. myself

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