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SENIORS: BE GLAD IT HASN’T HAPPENED TO YOU

Aug 14th, 2012 | By Dr Jerry D Elrod | Category: Senior Moments Blog

A house burns to the ground. It is not a palatial residence, but it’s all they have; a tornado sweeps through a neighborhood, taking most everything in its path; a driver appears from nowhere, crashing into an oncoming car, killing everyone: a random act steals the lives of young and innocent, older and sedate, and all are targets of a madman.

With the proliferation of bad news that comes daily, particularly as it applies to individuals and families, it is likely many of us take a sigh of relief: ‘Thank God that didn’t happen to us.” But it may and can and might.

We may celebrate, even quietly, that such offensively terrible episodes haven’t directly