(The Hamilton Spectator, Monday, July 4, 2016)
HAMILTON, CANADA ✦
“They that wait upon the Lord will mount up with wings as eagles; they will run and not be weary; they will walk and not faint.”
The Hebrew prophet, Isaiah
The sad news of the day, or any day, is that the world is full of people who lack hope and basic belief in themselves because they’ve long been told in one way or another that they’ll never amount to anything, that they have nothing to offer, and the sooner they realize this the better it will be for all concerned.