>Crescent City California News, Sports, & Weather | The Triplicate

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google
Updated 4:46pm - Sep 16, 2014

Home arrow Opinion arrow Letters arrow Letters to the Editor January 6, 2010

Letters to the Editor January 6, 2010

There may be some grinches, but people are basically good, caring


To Cory Briones, age 14, who wrote the Jan. 2 letter, “We believe the Grinch exists: Theft leads to family’s eviction”:

The Grinch lives among us and always has. The people who take advantage of those less fortunate or, at least, vulnerable, will continue to lurk among us. However, we also have caring, considerate and tolerant people in our midst. I choose to believe they outnumber the grinches.

Some choose to smear blood on the doors of their adversaries. Some just foment hate wherever they can. I encourage you, Cory, to sift through the garbage and come to the conclusion that we are basically good and care about each other. Without that, your future and ours is bleak.

For the rest of us, remember the Corys in this world and please work to encourage him through our actions.

Kurt Gripenstraw
Smith River
 

Triplicate front page

Get home delivery of the Triplicate for only $7.94 a month. After filling out one simple and secure online form you could be on your way to learning more about your city, state and world than you ever have before.
subscribe


Del Norte Triplicate:

312 H Street
P.O. Box 277
Crescent City, CA 95531

(707) 464-2141
webmaster@triplicate.com

Follow The Triplicate headlines on Follow The Triplicate headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use