Musings by Marian

Reflections from the Golden Years

Archive for February, 2016


February 27, 2016 In 1994 a, woman tourist was viciously attacked in Guatemala¬† because the natives erroneously believed she was there to steal their children for Americans to adopt.¬† Their attitude was not uncommon throughout Central and South America. All of a sudden, the same people are perfectly willing to put their minor children on […]

February 11, 2016

“. . .Must Be Broken Or It Will Break Us.”

If Jefferson could see this coming so clearly way two hundred and one years ago, why are so many blind in a world with information at our fingertips? In January of 1815, Thomas Jefferson wrote a letter to James Monroe (who later served as our 5th President, 1817-25)a warning : “The dominion which the banking […]