The Blind Bus Passenger

THE BLIND BUS PASSENGER The passengers on the bus watched sympathetically as the attractive young woman with the white cane made her way carefully up the steps. She paid the driver and, using her hands to feel the location of the seats, walked down the aisle and found the...

Selfless Dedication

SELFLESS DEDICATION In a small town in America, there was a Doctor Brackett. He was known as the poor man’s friend because he spent hours at the bedside of unfortunates and never ever took a fee from them. He lived in two upstairs rooms over a grocery store. At...

The Shoes

THE SHOES My alarm went off — it was Sunday again; I was tired — it was my one day to sleep in. But the guilt I’d have felt the rest of the day Would have been too much, so I’d go; I’d pray. I showered and shaved, adjusted...