Buddy Ball event serves as a humbling reminder to savor life

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Just a bit outside: Sports editor Sam Hickman writes about his experience covering last week's Buddy Ball game at Waccamaw Park in Ash

By Sam Hickman

 We should all take a step back today and think about how fortunate we are.

I’m guilty of it. I’m sure if you’re honest with yourself, you are, too.

Let me explain.

How many of you are familiar with the term “first world problems?”

For instance, if you hear someone say, “They didn’t have my favorite wine on my first-class flight from New York City to Paris,” that’s considered a first world problem.

Or how about this one?

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