How often have we rejoiced at living in Croton? How fortunate and blessed do we feel? This writer has just returned from a walk along Elliott Way, and the peace, quiet, and serenity of the air and sparkling waters of the Hudson were a dramatic and very visual reminder of our good fortune.
It was impossible not to notice the stark difference in our lives here in Croton today compared to the lives of our fellow Americans in New Orleans and Mississippi.
As the brilliant sun sparkled up and down the Hudson River, the beauty surrounding this writer literally was enough to take one’s breath away. Knowing there are places and people whose lives and very existence have been so threatened and devastated by Katrina that they don’t have the basic, minimum needs for themselves and their families is most sobering indeed.
Click here for some sobering food for thought from CNN!