I Think This Is What Life Should Be About

Reflections on the things that matter

John P. Weiss
Aug 2, 2019 · 8 min read

ad, I don’t want to,” I said to my father. “The boys will make fun of me. Can’t we let someone else take her?”

“What if you were her, Johnny? Wouldn’t you want someone to help you? To take you home?” Dad smiled at me, but I still felt resistant. The emotions of youth can blur your conscience.