Nostalgia and understanding
Letter to the Editor
Last updated 5/26/2021 at 6:01pm
I recently visited Odessa High School and found my 1965 graduation picture on the wall.
Principal Jamie Nelson was my gracious tour guide. I scouted nearby graduation pictures to find familiar faces, with good or bad vocal reviews about their previous intents toward me and may have even said aloud why I never knew anybody else outside my own small class, like Bruce Wayne Porter, who was a few years younger.
I had no idea then who he was or the trouble he also endured throughout his school years.
Bruce wrote the book I recently discovered: Life Isn’t Fair – A Survivor’s Story of War...