“NGATAKI, New Zealand — Bob Edwards was born before the first Model T rolled out of Henry Ford’s factory in Detroit. He learned to drive in a French car that had a lever instead of a steering wheel. And he’s still on the road, only now in a red four-wheel-drive Mitsubishi.”
I came across this story and was touch by the life and vitality of Mr. Edwards. I imagined the thousands of roads he had traveled, the various landscapes he had viewed, and the many flat tires he must have changed along his journey.
I was struck by his tenacity, verve, and unwillingness to let the expectations of others hold him back.
There is much to be learned here …
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