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November 22, 2012 at 3:09 pm #605663November 22, 2012 at 4:17 pm #778095
Nov. 22, 1963 I was in Mr. Voris’s Mechanical Drawing class, 3rd Hall Denny Junior High, when all the class room phones rang informing the teachers who then informed the classroom that the President of the United States has just been shot.November 22, 2012 at 4:19 pm #778096November 22, 2012 at 4:44 pm #778097
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Jan: I’ve never, ever seen this quote before. Thank you so much for sharing it. I’m a little misty now. Going to print that out and have it up on the wall.November 22, 2012 at 4:53 pm #778098November 22, 2012 at 4:54 pm #778099
To a President who will live in hearts and minds of meany who remember this day in dallas as I do RIP…..November 22, 2012 at 5:11 pm #778100
This quote is a profound reminder of what is so lacking in politics today: intelligence.November 22, 2012 at 6:48 pm #778101
Thanks for the visual.Mike. Just a mere 49 YEARS ago! Maybe what could have been. Gone too soon at the time…but not.November 22, 2012 at 6:58 pm #778102
I was but a twinkle in Mom’s eye when he was killed. I have always had a fascination with him and his life and have done a lot of reading and watching of documentaries of his life.November 23, 2012 at 5:12 am #778103
I was watching it on TV and holding my son, my youngest of 4, and he turned 50 last June. He now has silver hair. Where’d the time go?November 23, 2012 at 5:38 am #778104
what did we do with all of that time?
sometimes i think nothing
then i look around me and realize how very far we have come
we have come so far that my granddaughters take for granted
that which i fought forNovember 23, 2012 at 9:37 pm #778105
We have 2 ladies where I live who did advocacy work for women’s rights..Demonstrated did sit ins. One even got arrested. Strong women, now elderly. Alot of work weent into where we are now.November 24, 2012 at 5:11 am #778106
“I was out in the yard, taking down the bed sheets, when the neighbor yelled across, ‘The President’s been shot!’. I remember where I was, just exactly where I was, in the yard out back.” – Sondheim, AssassinsNovember 24, 2012 at 8:30 am #778107
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