The Transylvania Times -

Proud

 

November 13, 2017



This past weekend my wife and I traveled to Charleston, S.C. for a banquet and a football game at the Citadel — my alma mater. I have many reasons to be a very proud graduate of that Institution, but I had two observations over the weekend that elevated my pride to a new and higher level.

First of all, each football player has a word on the back of his jersey above his number. It’s not his name like at many schools, but either the word “duty,” “honor,” or “respect.” All players have one of the words on his jersey. Those three words are the credo of the school and in tod...



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