My mother used to say that memory has a way of improving on things.
So many people tell me that things on the planet are just getting worse. They want to return to the good old days. In some ways, I agree with them.
Financially, things were certainly easier a few decades ago. I hate to say it, but I think our personal freedoms have been trod on terribly in the past ten years. I hate to see Mom and Pop shops replaced by big box corporate stores.
So I get what people are saying when they long for the good old days.
On the other hand, let’s think about this.