by Dr. Don Kuehle
Columbus Day was Oct. 10. I remember, as a kid in grade school, observing this holiday with great pride. For me, Columbus represents the spirit of the pioneers, the spirit of adventure, the spirit of discovery.
As Edgar Guest reminds us:
“The things that haven’t been done before
Those are the things to try;
Columbus dreamed of an unknown shore
At the rim of the far-flung