A few years ago, I witnessed the dropping of about 20 boots. It was part of a performance of “Oklahoma!”, not some footwear production mishap, and I’m not sure about the number, but the point is that there were a lot of shoes, and they were dropped.
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There’s nothing like a pandemic to remind you that we very much are all in this together. We may forget that from time to time, but at least once a year the world conspires to refresh our memories.
importance of vaccines and getting vaccinated (they are / you should) but to provide context for my state of mind.
Applause was by no means cancelled during the pandemic. It was an integral part of showing thanks for the essential workers. It was piped into the empty stands of sports arenas. However, it was noticeably absent in the arts.
The right thing looks different for every person and situation. Sometimes we need to help ourselves first and sometimes we need to reach out.
The pandemic took a lot, but it also gave us countless opportunities to learn and grow…whether we wanted them or not.