Tag Archives | Happy New Year

Days Gone By – Celebrating the Best of 2014

In 1788, Scottish writer Robert Burns penned the familiar words, “Should auld acquaintance be forgot and never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot and auld lang syne?” For some, the familiar tune, Auld Lange Syne, will ring loudly in your ears this New Year’s Eve, but have you ever really pondered the words? The literal translation leads us to reflect on days gone by and celebrate with kindness, but there’s another verse of the poem that is rarely read: We two have paddled in […]

Continue Reading