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Good Thinking: Re-discovering Columbus

by Dr. Don Kuehle

October 9th is Columbus Day. I remember observing this holiday with great pride. For me, Columbus represented 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 sky.”

Columbus sailed

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