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February,  2019

Judy Moler, Chapter President

In the last Voter I talked about the end of the year and the beginning of the New Year. I would like to linger a little longer on the new beginnings. I have always
been fascinated by the god Janus from whom January gets its name. In Roman mythology, Janus is the god of beginnings, gates, transitions. Janus is portrayed with two faces….one looking to the future, the other
to the past.

In my personal life, it has been a new beginning. We had a new little granddaughter born January 9. It is a sign that life will go on beyond our lives into, hopefully, a wonderful future.

That is part of our commitment as I see it to the League. While taking our lessons from the past, we move forward working for a better future that we will not see. That is why we must take our position statements and work to ensure they become reality. To paraphrase Abraham Lincoln, “We must study, and get ready, and perhaps our chance will come.”

Raise a glass to the future.