A Human, Like Me.

What I learned from my eye-opening encounter with the king of charisma, President Bill Clinton.

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“Empty your pockets here. No personal photos. No autographs.”

Then I looked to greet him but he had already arrived at that common place where two individuals meet. His eyes were there, locked on mine, and his “hello” felt like a personalized and sincere invitation. Not pleasantry or obligation. In that moment there was a shocking equality, a simple everyday human experience of a greeting as they all should be done.

"Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground." - Theodore Roosevelt

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