Today is Canada Day, my country is 146 years young. I am thinking about how lucky I am to be a Canadian. It has been noted that Canada does not have a lot of history—while 1750 is old in terms of Canadian history, in Europe it is merely when the “new” bridge was built over the river. By comparison with many of the countries of the world, Canada is brand spanking new—if Canada were a car it could be said it still has some of that new car smell to it.
In terms of daily living, I don’t have to make the trek to the town well every day, as we Continue reading “O Canada”