When my son earned his PhD from The University of Florida in Biomedical Engineering, you can imagine how proud I was, but it was his pride in having accomplished this amazing goal that made it so wonderful and special. After all, knowing you have succeeded in completing a monumental task and are now being acknowledged for your efforts – that is something to be proud of.
We, baby boomers, have also felt the pride in accomplishing major things, yet the feeling dissipates after a while and we go back to feeling and being ordinary. Let’s think about this, for a moment. … CONTINUE READING