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My Father's Words

Sunday, September 08, 2013

My father died over 15 years ago, but his words live on in my heart and mind.
The other day I was driving down the highway to get to work on time, and I heard those words:
"Remember, Jackie, driving above the speed limit will not save you any time. If you get pulled over by a policeman, it will take a good 15 minutes. Longer, if they are not in a good mood. Always drive the speed limit or less."
Yes, I slowed down, and I smiled at the wisdom of my Dad.
What are you saying to the people around you that they will remember when you are gone?

An old photo of my Dad Bill Gray with his brother Bob.
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