Perspective: Times Change

If you want to understand people – understand their perspective. One of those perspectives is time.

I remember when:

Everyone had a black dial telephone – and party lines

Sunday night TV was Walt Disney and The Ed Sullivan Show

We got our first colour TV

Listening to records on the new Hi Fi – 45s, 78s and LPs

We bought milk in glass jugs from the corner store – I broke one

Getting the strap at school – more times that I care to admit

Wondering where in the world Vietnam was – and why was it on TV every night?

Listening to air raid sirens and wondering if this was the end of the world

If you want to understand me and people like me then you might need to appreciate some of those things.


One Response to Perspective: Times Change

  1. Rachel says:

    When you are speaking to masses of people, it is important to be able to relate to them in a certain way. That is how some of the best motivational speakers reach their audience. Thanks for the post! I will be back soom!

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