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<                                                     NEEDHAM CARES (2015)

 

 

"It is the stranger, the cashier, the veteran sitting in the park, the child waiting in the doctor’s office , the lost pedestrian on the corner. These are the very connections we must seek if we wish to share kindness."

 

...several of the Needham inhabitants were among the slain… I visited these families immediately, and with a sympathetic sense of their affliction I gave the first intelligence they had of the death of a Husband and a Parent."

Needham minister, reporting after the battles of Lexington and Concord, 1776

"Maybe if I tell her my story…."

"All I needed to do was listen - that’s when things started to happen."

"We carry invisible wounds from the battles we’ve fought."

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