Inherited Dreams

Baby Boomer boy eating Oreeos 1950s

Though it would be my parents generation- those who lived through the Great Depression and later rolled up their collective sleeves, pitched in and sacrificed for the greater good in their fight against tyranny-  who would be knighted by Tom Brokaw as “The Greatest Generation” it was in fact their progeny, the Baby Boomers who were born bearing that moniker.

And no not for anything we sacrificed but for exactly the opposite- for all the compromises and sacrifices we would never have to make.