Spotlight: WordsBy Nancy Polanski (nap) on January 27, 2020
“I have for the first time found what I can truly love–
I have found you.
You are my sympathy–
my better self–
my good angel–
I am bound to you with a strong attachment.
I think you good, gifted, lovely: a fervent, a solemn passion is conceived in my heart;
it leans to you, draws you to my centre and spring of life, wrap my existence about you–
and, kindling in pure, powerful flame, fuses you and me in one.”
|I live in Western New York. I'm retired, after working for 30 years in the Microbiology Labs at our county hospital. My time now is spent mostly with the Karen refugee population in Buffalo, advocating for them, teaching, helping and enjoying them. I've twice traveled to their camps in Thailand and experienced their culture. It seems they have taught me more about life than I have taught them.|
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