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Insightful Investing | Count your blessings


Last updated 12/11/2019 at 12:46pm

It is that time of year again!  Time to count your blessings, one by one. And before I list a few of the things I am thankful for, I would like to share a poem that I heard years ago. This poem was written by Edgar Guest, who had his first poem published Dec. 11, 1898.  I am thankful for the great poets of the past and present.

I watched them tearing a building down, a gang of men in a busy town. With a ho-heave-ho and a lusty yell, they swung a beam, and a side wall fell.  I asked the foreman: "Are these skilled, and the men you'd hire if you had to build?"  He gave me a laugh and said...

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