Friday Wisdom – Being Good

When I was a child, my father gave me a nickel for being good.

These days I am good for nothing.


More insights next week,


About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I worked in the high tech world doing software release engineering and am now retired. Then I got prostate cancer. Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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20 Responses to Friday Wisdom – Being Good

  1. Andrew, I will give you 50 dollars for all the good you’ve done over the last year.

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  2. Let’s face it – it was obviously not a good week…

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  3. coastalmom says:

    your value doesn’t decrease based on someones inability to see your worth! 😉

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  4. artseafartsea says:


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  5. mitchteemley says:

    Deflation. ;>)

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  6. That one is good. No, priceless.
    Btw, if you’ve been randomly lifting your hand all week, I apologize. I’ve been practicing.

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  7. Debra says:

    Oh dear! I’m sure the cats don’t judge you…much!

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  8. I can even remember when you could actually buy something for a nickel. 🙂

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  9. That’s part of being an adult, innit. Everytime my daughter complains about officemates or bills or noisy neighbors, I remember her she’s the one who wanted to grow up.

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  10. dorannrule says:

    This one makes me giggle…with more than one interpretation. I am sure you do good for no compensation.

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