Don George Writes his Commencement Address
Travel Blog • Jim Benning • 07.22.09 | 8:59 AM ET
In the span of a recent week, Don George attended his son’s high school graduation ceremony and his daughter’s college graduation ceremony.
“[I]t made me want to write my own Commencement Address, to synthesize into some permanent word-granules whatever wisdom I’ve accumulated in my five-plus decades on this planet. In some ways it felt like my last opportunity to convey something essential, important, life-bonding, to my kids.