My grandfather was born in 1919. I never found out whether he enjoyed the same freedom to roam as the great-grandfather depicted; presented as representative of 8 year old’s that year. I don’t know whether letting a child fish 6 miles away was normal or an experience that my own grandfather and his friends shared.
I don’t live in that world.
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Author/editor note. This post has been sitting in my drafts for roughly a month, maybe two. The moment I reopened it the ‘last edited’ date changed. I can sigh, affirm that sleep did help, but the overall concern still comes through; the main point hasn’t changed. “Do something” is too broad of a command. “Love your neighbor as yourself; Love your God”. Love casts out all fear; 20 seconds of bravery? (We Bought a Zoo) – make them count… ok. I’ll press publish. Why not?
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I should not be surprised but yet again I take a pleasant moment of rest after some unnecessary fretting/ running from thing to well orchestrated thing to just laugh at how cool my God is.
I mean this is by no means the first time He’s bailed me out.
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