Happy Father’s Day!
Nobody believed it — that is, until they saw it with their own eyes. Why would a 92-year-old staunch Republican — a World War II-veteran dad with a pacemaker and a rare, slow-growing type of pancreatic cancer — want to work as a crossing guard for elementary school kids?
More questions followed. “You mean this old guy gets up at the crack of dawn to man his intersection, and then returns again mid-afternoon five days a week rain or shine, sleet, snow, or worse all school year? And not needing money at all, but proudly taking an oath with the police department to give his life if necessary to protect children?”