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On Being a Man

Jim4440 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:53 AM
Very well put Mr. John Ransom. Thank You. Merry Christmas to you and yours. I hope you are enjoying Christmas in Castle Rock as we are in Wyoming, with a fresh layer of snow, and a White Christmas. Thanks for your wisdom throughout the year. JCH

Hi Townhall Readers- Yes, I know I'm on vacation, but even so I can't but help to spout about stuff. This week I will be taking selections from writings I've written elsewhere regarding life and liberty and sharing them with you.

Don't you feel special now?

Today's selection is a letter I wrote to someone who was coming of age and wanted advice about being a man.

It's not that I think I'm an expert. Far from it. But he thought it helpful and it can serve as a point of discussion for Christmas Day.       

Dear __________,

Before this last century...