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Elderly Woman Behind the Counter in a Small Town

DRUMSnAZ Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 9:05 AM
I gotta say it Mike, I love you man!! Great column! I suddenly feel the need to call my Dad.
katepatate Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 10:50 AM
Call him. Our sons hardly ever call us and we were great parents. Of course, I hardly ever called my parents when they were living so what goes around I guess. Didn't mean I didn't love my parents, just "too busy."
midfielder2 Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 11:03 AM
DRUMSnAZ Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 11:39 AM
Amen mf2. Thanks kate and bruce.
bruce219 Wrote: Apr 27, 2012 10:13 AM
Do it. Call him. He'd love to hear from you.

One afternoon I stopped by the bank to make a few deposits. I was in a rush and needed to get in and out as soon as possible. I had places to go and things I had to do. I picked the worst possible time of day and the worst day of the week to do my banking. But I had been out of town and needed to catch up on errands before the weekend began.

There was only one teller working and the line was about fifteen people deep. After waiting patiently, I got close to the front of...

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