Thread: Old People are Great
11-22-2007, 08:36 AM #1
Old People are Great
This will warm your heart. Just when you have lost faith in human kindness.
Someone who teaches at a middle school in Safety Harbor, Florida,forwarded
the following letter.
The letter was sent to the principal's office after the school had sponsored a luncheon for the elderly. An old lady received a new radio at the lunch as a door prize and was writing to say thank you.
This story is a credit to all humankind.
Forward to anyone you know who might need a lift today.
Dear Safety Harbor Middle School:
God bless you for the beautiful radio I won at your recent Senior Citizens
I am 84 years old and live at the Safety Harbor Assisted Home for
the Aged. All of my family has passed away. I am all alone and I want to
thank you for your kindness to an old, forgotten lady.
My roommate is 95 and has always had her own radio; but before I received one, she would never let me listen to hers, even when she was napping.
The other day her radio fell off the nightstand and broke into a lot of pieces. It was awful and she was in tears. She asked if she could listen to mine, and I told her to kiss my ***.
Thank you for that opportunity.
EdnaFire Marshal/Safety Officer
"No his mind is not for rent, to any god or government"
Success is when skill meets opportunity
Failure is when fantasy meets reality
11-22-2007, 09:19 AM #2
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- Glenn Dale Md, Heart of the P.G. County Fire Belt....
Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!!!! If you hadn't posted that, I'd have never known where my Ex ended up............Never use Force! Get a Bigger Hammer.
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Chief Earle W. Woods, 1912 - 1997
Asst. Chief John R. Woods Sr. 1937 - 2006
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11-22-2007, 09:34 AM #3
wow!that is so amazing......"sauver ou périr"
"courage et dévouement"
2 french mottoes in french fire service.
11-22-2007, 09:49 AM #4"Nemo Plus Voluptatis Quam Nos Habant"
The Code is more what you'd call "guidelines" than actual rules.
11-28-2007, 03:58 PM #5
- Join Date
- Mar 2004
- Memphis Tn,USA-now
Grandma always had trouble saying how she felt.
11-29-2007, 12:21 PM #6
If that was here in K-town, I'd think it was one of my clients!
11-29-2007, 09:09 PM #7
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