I have been blessed by being able to experience various professions in life: I have been a farmer, a truck driver, a school teacher, a recreation director, an auctioneer, a circuit court clerk, an undertaker’s assistant, and several other minor occupations. I have thoroughly enjoyed all and have learned much.
I suppose if I had to choose a favorite, my most prized profession would be a teacher. I know many current day teachers might think I am just blowing off steam, but the relationships I have had with my students over the years have lasted a lifetime. I could write volumes about different students and events, but in this piece my focus is on one.
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