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On Being a Man

joe94 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:04 AM
Said to my son what my father said to me , I don't care what you do for a living , just be a good , honest , respectful man . Seems to be working out just fine , Thanks Dad

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...