Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at 1:00 am (Updated: April 13, 6:15 pm)
By John Heidtke
Truth can be inconvenient
During 1961, I was dating a young lady from my church where both families were members. The relationship developed to a point where a “friendship ring” is given by the man to signify his good intentions.
I was scrubbing floors and washing windows for a living. A ring was priced as much as my entire month’s income. I couldn’t afford it.
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