Lessons my handcart taught me: baggage, experience, perspective


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  • BobP Port Alice, B.C.
    July 11, 2011 11:54 a.m.

    My great grandmother was 8 when she came with the Martin Handcart company. In he 50's she did it over again in Canada, ad died at nearly 90 years of age.

    Of the family of 8, two died. When I grumble about difficult times, I think of that story and quit complaining.