“I have another $10”

In my last post I talked about my grandfather refusing assistance, as I prepare for his youngest daughter's funeral mass tomorrow I'll tell you the story she told me. Antonio or "Tony the Barber" had a shop at the edge of the "Patch" the Italian section of the city.  During the depression times were very … Continue reading “I have another $10”

The Wrong Kennedy

Ask Not What your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country John F. Kennedy Jan 20th 1961 Woman #1: ‘I don’t need anyone’s help. My husband earns enough to take care of us.’ Woman #2: ‘When are you going to learn?’ USDA Spanish Language Novela 2012 It's near the … Continue reading The Wrong Kennedy