‘LEAN ON ME’/photograph/gunther
By Arthur H. Gunther III
(also on Facebook)
Depending on the individual, “pride” is a variable. Some are too proud to accept help of any sort. Others extend their hands in need.
Truth is, this is an interdependent world, more so every day, and despite the success, even necessity, of rugged individualism, the idea that it “takes a village to …” is increasingly evident.
“Lean on me” sometimes not a bad idea.
The writer is a retired newspaperman. email@example.com, Facebook Messenger.