Posts Tagged ‘humility’

What is a Hero?

It’s easy to let Veterans Day come and go without really stopping to think about the people we are honoring. The following is an essay about a veteran written by Megan McConaghy on September 22, 2002. It is especially meaningful to me because it was written about my father but it is not unlike the story of many of our nation’s veterans. It is simply entitled: “What is a Hero?” To me a hero is an honest hardworking person, wise, has accomplished a lot in life, has touched many lives, puts others first, and is humble. I consider the late… Read More

November 9th, 2010 at 9:26am

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