We had a riveting High Council speaker for quite a while (I know, I know, it's an
oxymoron, and that's the point -- that's why he was so outstanding). A refugee
from Pinochet's Chile, he was a widower and doggone it all, went and married a
divorcée in our ward, stealing her into one of the big city wards of our stake
and he's no longer our high councillor.

"Elmer L. Fairbank" wrote:

> At 08:48 10/22/2002 -0400, Patient noJ wrote:
> >Till - every time we went over this handshake I tried to wake you up, but to
> >no avail.  I would have had your home teacher go over it with you, but we
> >can only teach it in the HP group meeting.
> They sure were cool dreams, too.  Something to do with all the people of
> the world.  Can't remember for the life of me how it went, though.  That's
> what they get for scheduling our meetings from 11:00 on.  By PH I'm well
> into nap-time.  Actually, my HT would need to show up first anyway!
> We had our Snake Conference this last weekend.  Elder Pace told a story of
> Pres Hinckley:  He starting to remind them that he's getting old.  He never
> buys green bananas anymore! He says that one of these days he's going to be
> called home.  They will have his body there in the tabernacle and thousands
> will come to see it.  Then the brethren will come to close the
> casket.  When they do, he's going to sit up, point his finger at them, and
> remind them that every investigator needs three things. .....
> Till
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Marc A. Schindler
Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada -- Gateway to the Boreal Parkland

“We do not think that there is an incompatibility between words and deeds; the
worst thing is to rush into action before the consequences have been properly
debated…To think of the future and wait was merely another way of saying one was
a coward; any idea of moderation was just an attempt to disguise one’s unmanly
character; ability to understand a question from all sides meant that one was
totally unfitted for action.” – Pericles about his fellow-Athenians, as quoted by
Thucydides in “The Peloponessian Wars”

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