There’s a lesson in the movie, Old Yeller, for all of us. Doing what’s right is not easy. Sometimes it’s the hardest thing you’ll ever do.
The 1957 film, “Old Yeller,” always made me cry when I was a child. Although I didn’t understand why at the time, I felt Travis’ agony as he pulled the trigger on his beloved yeller dog. What a horrible thing for a young teen to have to do.
Travis learned one of those life lessons that adds years of maturity to our lives in a matter of moments – that, sometimes the most we can do to fix the problem is take steps to minimize the collateral damage and move on. [Read more…]