The Road to 65, Mile 315: Crowded Out, In An Empty Room

October 8, 2015, Prescott- I opted to attend a monthly meeting of the American Legion, this evening, rather than go to another gathering.  As it happened, that was not the best use of my time.  Although I will remain a member of the Legion, and the local post, so as to maintain ties with trusted friends, circumstances have changed.  I am not a member of the inner circle, and so when trying to humbly offer a correction at tonight’s meeting, I was upbraided.  Though my concern was addressed a short time later, it was made clear that “he”, meaning me, was regarded as a nuisance by the leadership.

Thus, tonight’s was my last meeting.  Disorganization is something through which any of us ought to be able to work, but when the disorganized are arrogant and full of themselves, to protest is folly. I find it is far more advantageous for me to use my time towards the building of a solid community foundation.  The alternatives on Thursday night are Baha’i activities and encouraging one or both of the secular friends to whom I alluded in the last post.

There were few people at tonight’s meeting.  From here on, there will be one less.

4 thoughts on “The Road to 65, Mile 315: Crowded Out, In An Empty Room

  1. We watched 2 parts of Frontiers of Learning tonight and had pretty yummy pizza, I am told. Dave brought his healthy soda drinks and Margaret and Brian came. All in all, an excellent time, and SO GLAD to hear you may join us next meeting!!


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