There are golden rules and silver rules, bronze rules and tarnished ones. There are nature’s laws, God’s laws, man’s laws, your parent’s rules, and the school has rules, too. Added to those are the work place habits, accepted practices, and best procedures.
Rules tell us to stand here, in this line. Sit here. There is much we have to learn about proper behavior in a civilized society. We suppress for the good of the whole.
We wear uniforms. We conform. We shush and are shushed in libraries and churches. We put others first. We should, if nothing else, be kind.
There are proper ways to break the ridiculous rules. Seek the proper way. There are proper ways to keep the essentials. Cling for dear life to the essentials.
What would you say to the others left in your wake, if you were leaving today? Here’s what I’d say.
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