Wes Dukes: No sackcloth needed

November 12, 2012 

No sackcloth needed

A Nov. 10 writer penned a very depressed and mournful letter about the death of a 230-year-old lady on Nov. 6. I want him to know I felt exactly the same way when this lady passed at age 222 back on Nov. 2, 2004. Also I want him to know I survived and the lady survived, and I firmly believe she will be here well after both he and I pass off this spaceship called Earth.

Peace, my fellow voter. Peace.

D.W. “Wes” Dukes

Cary

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service