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VOL
51,
NO. 26
MERCYHURST
COLLEGE
FRIDAY,
MAY
25,1979
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John Burton and Diane
Wa
rvvejko twirl in a featured moment of
the
dance per forma
nee.
A
4MV(
Activity?
Day
gK
Success!
.
by Vlcki Mar tin a
go
J ; tIt
was done to promote student,faculty and administrative in-volvement at the 'Hurst. And thatit did.
« JMSGsponsored
the first
annual
"Activity
Day'^Mhis
pasWweek,
with
festivities
lasting frommorning
'til
past midnight. To"arouse"* students from
their
sleeping quarters, a brigadevisited the
*
dorms and
<apart-
ments with pots, pans and loudcries of "Good Morning.
"g'Talk
about a rude awakening,
p
The opening ceremonies in thecampus center brought about 100members of the
'Hurst
com-munity together for a breakfastof coffee and
sweety
rolls,
withintroductory remarks from MSGpresident
MikejHeller,
FatherGuy Patrick, president MarionShane and Mr. Ed Gallagher,assistant dean of the college.And then it all began,
js
Many familiar faces par-ticipated in the faculty car wash,with profs sudsing and sprayingsome very
dirty
student cars.
A
tennis
doubles match saw Dr.Joseph Pizzat, chairman of the
Reunions
InJuly
Ten 'Hurst graduating classes -beginning with the Class of 1929and ending
wit
h
the
Class
of
1974
-will be celebrating anniversaryreunions this July 25 to 29/The college's annual
Alumni-ae
Event will include programs thelikes
oft
mini-courses onphotography, relaxationtechniques, investments and useof media in the
classroom.}
Highlighting the Alumni-aeCollege will
be;,a
weekend ofevents
which $
include
'•
a
MonteCarlo Night on Friday, a dinner-dance on Saturday and SundayMass and brunch. Recreationalactivities and babysitting ser-vices will be available for thechildren,
^y #
f g
,
The summertime happeningwill
not
be restricted
to
alumni-aeonly
-
the public will be invited toattend. For moreinformation,call the college's Alumni-ae of-
fice,
ext.
219.
.SI
Division of Creative
Arts,
andAndy
Find
lay take a win overPresident Shane and Phil Dubskywith scores of 6-2, 1-6 and 7-6.According to Findlay, "ThePresident and Pizzat provedthemselves to be in
excellent
condition and did more than holdtheir
own
with Phil and
I.
It was areal work out for all four of us."Approximately
70-80 spectators
gathered to cheer for theirfavorite doubles team.But
fdown in? Garveyi
Park,people were busy buying up theraffle tickets in hopes of winning
one
of
the
37
prizes for the day. Inaddition,! the
RA'sL
from thedorms; Mr. 1 George J Kidd,
vice-president
of Business Ser-
vices;*
and
IMr.
Mike Cusack,athletic director
land
baseballcoach were drawing large crowdsand long lines at the "Dunking"booth.
*j S
%
Bert ha's Pierogie §
stand,
1
MrGallagher's Pasta booth, and aspecial picnic
in I
the grotto,provided the food for
a
day of fun.While the "Secretary-StudentSweet
l
Shop"
satisfied*
all
e
he"cookie monsters" in the crowd,with their
|
display of J
cakes,
brownies, fudge, and many othersurprises.
*
*
f jf?
The Dance Department per-formed in
Garvey Park;*^Sun
Mountain," a blue grass bandplayed in the grotto and a frisbee
demonstration
took place in
Sesler's
front yara! Eachprovided a different delight forthe
'Hurst
community.A Superstars competitionplaced the girl's and guy'svarsity teams against each other.After much battle and bloodshed,the basketball representativestook first place, baseball-softballsecond place, with the remainingvarsity teams taking the finalcategories; Evening
activities
included "The Rocky HorrorPicture Show" and a dance in theunion. According! to Mr.
Bill
Kennedy, director
-
fc
of -Student
Services, "it was an amateuraudience." He knew the
ropes,
ashe came with umbrella and othersundry materials. But some wereunprepared. Those attending theflic for the first time firmlyconfirmed
the
phrase that "onceis not enough.'
* |
'-£
As
1
fori * Activi
ty
Day'Hfthe
phrase is also true. The overallopinion is that the tradition mustgo on.J*
* I |& ep*g
Jan Gatti,
J
director of jtheStudent Union, stated, "The dayproved that the students canwork together if they want to. Iwas really impressed." Shequickly added, "It definitelyshould be done again."
£*fSo
say good-bye to studentapathy. The; Hurst has had"enough."*
i§Sg g&ag
Area Business FirmsLearn About Co-Op
veS
•v»w
by Rebecca MartinOn May*
17th
representativesfrom area business
firms
came toMercyhurst to learn about theCooperative Education programat the Zurn Recital
Half.
Firms such as National Fuel
Gas,
Sereni
ty
?
House,
1
MutualSavings, WLKK and the HolidayInn attended the coffeebreak.Members of the Co-op advisoryboard presented a slat on the
typical
reactions of employers to
the
co-op program. Alda
Walker,
Vicki Martinago, JimTarasovitch
2
and ReggieO'Connor helped create a morerelaxed atmosphere with theirdramatic talent.
% * >Cooperative
education was anew idea to many of thearea em-ployers.
.Their
curiosity with theprogram^ led
4.them
to*
askquestions dealing with suchissues as the legal
relationship
between the employer and the
co-
op
student, the time
requirement
of the program and
the
unem-ployment obligations of theemployer.
"$j$
Tom Thompson, the director ofthe Mercyhurst
Co-op
program,and a number of
employerspresently t
participating
|
in theprogram answered all
5queries
raised by the audience.* The
representatives
seemed satisfied
with
the answers given as well asprogram
itself.
••**$AsS
more
s
business
*
firmsbecome informed of the programhere at Mercyhurst, there will bea wider variety of assignments atthe Co-op office, providing betteropportunities for the Mercyhurststudent.
Heller RecountsDaysAslPrez
Editor's Note: On Monday, May21st Mike Heller completed histerm as president of
theiMer-
cyhurst
Student
Government^
The Merciad talked
with
a
Mike
concerning his feelings towardshis term in office.
r
; ||»&$$£l»
v
Alda Wa I
ker
-J&I^HSSSE
5fl
What began as an opportunityto
get
involved became a
full-
fledgedgslruggle
to enable the
si udents
to help themselves.
*.,
When
»Mike Iran
for
fthepresidency
of the MSG last year,one of his major goals was to getmore students involved. With thehelp of a number of community-
buiIding
act
ivities.
he felt he metthis goal to a certain degree.However, he added that thestudent body had a ways to gobefore they reached total in-volvement.
I
&
jjfc,
jEd *fWhen ,j
asked about obstaclesthat may have hindered his term,Heller stated
thatj
the majorhindrance that he faced was the
altitude
of
the
student.
"It's
hardto inspire people who don't wantto
be
inspired." he
;stated.
"People would rather discuss thethings wrong and then blame theschool. faculty and ': ad-
ministration *
for
their
personalfailures.",,
S^-
:
^
j^
Mike
was then asked if he hadany advice to pass
on
to -the in*
[coming
student officers. He feltthat the new MSG officers had toreach out to more students. Headded that tne
new
officers had to
"Make
the students understandthe need for them to gettogether."
&.
His feelings towards
ihar*-
monious relationships betweenthe students was supplementedwith those calling for the con-tinuous tinuance of a goodrelationship with the ad-ministration. He stated that theadministration
was
a
willing tohelp the student; therefore, thestudent should feel free to turn toresources such as
these.
I
1J|
To the students he passed onthis piece|
°f
-wisdom: "Take
advantagejof,everything
that'sbeing offered to
you.
/fry
neu
things. Expand your knowledgenot
.only
in your field of study;
bui
in
life
as a whole. Mercyhurst has
quite
a bit to offer to anyone
whe
is willing to reach out and accept
it."
p
K Perhaps
-i
Mike's
m
ost tellingresponse
came
when he .an-swered the question. "What willyou most remember about thisyear as
president?"'Mike
statedthat he would best remember thepeople.
{"Everyone
means
so
much."WP^
'Sr&Mike
Heller
New
<CEC
Officers Elected
()n*May
17 the Mercyhurstchapter
^of
the Council ofExceptional Children held their
executivejelections
for the1979-1980
school!year.T
MikeMilligan is the new president,
Jody
Concilia is tne vice-president, Kim Barbarini takesresponsibility
t
for the
position
secretary,
*and
Dawn Chontos
takes
over as the new
treasurer,
"our goal for
C.E.C.
next
year
will be to continue to grow andserve the exceptional children inthe Erie area." The committeestressed that they will work withthe rest of the members to makethe C.E.C. an active club in theupcoming academic year.
J?
C.E.C. is a local chapter of theNational Council of Exceptional
Children.;;This
active club con-sists of special education majorsand honorary members. C.E.C. isinvolved in the Erie community.The members of this club werethe main volunteers at the
Erie
and Millcreek Special Olympics.During the Halloween season,the club went
t outfto
visit theelderly and exceptional people inthe Erie area. This past year themembers ofl^C.E.C.
h
wereresponsible for setting up dancesand picnics for the trainableretarded and physical han-
dicapped^
/,
Besides being involved incommunity activities,
G.E.C.
hasbeen
active
on campus. Theysponsored the dance marathonduring the
first
weekend
An
January,
ji
Another,, campus ac-tivities were teacher educationevents. Events include the in-
structional aide<
workshops, guestspeakers, ana parent..furns,.Several
C.E.C.
members.;were
involved in the MSG LawEnforcement marathon.Recently the local chapter ofthe Council for Exceptional
Children
at Mercyhurst Collegewas awarded a
certificate
ofrecognition
*
fron the National
C.E.C.'
Organization for out-standing membership. DeseriiLucchetti, last years
president,;
won
a trophy from
the
city
of Eriefor her outstanding contributiontowards 'the (Erie SpecialOlympics.
£
|&
Merciad IDinner Held
Sue
Puss
and Vicki
Martinag<
claimed the
top*
two studen*newspaper awards at the annua*Merciad dinner held on Thur-sday, May 17.
f.
t-
W:
Martinago, a feature writer,achieved
the;'Merciad
ServiceAward for her cumulative workon the newspaper staff for thelast three
years.
Fuss, this year'snews editor, was named asMerciad
Ifrriter
for the 1978-79school year.
I
John Bruno, this year's editor,thanked the student
staff for
thejwork that all had contributed.About 20 were in attendance atthe
dinner,
r
i
' *
*1
Others cited with awards weresports writers Chris
Tomczak
and W.D. "Bud" Prize. Tomczakwas named as Most ImprovedWriter; Prize as Most PromisingWriter,
M
Contributing artists JamieBorowicz and Suzanne
Rieker
were also presented awards for
their,
art work done for the
IMerciad.'i *v
:l
 
PAGE
2THE
MERCIAD
MAY 25, 1979
Steve Frisina
I
Last Wednesday about 500people had the time of their life.Activity Day seemed to capturethe hearts of the student body, aswell as those of faculty and ad-ministration. It was a time
to
laythe books down, sit in thegrass,and talk to those people
{we
usually greet as we scurry toclass.
1
ggpaB^i
P*
:
To be short, it was a master-stroke on the part of MSGPresident Mike
Heller
and thosethat helped him in the cause. Upuntil May 16 the Hurst com-
munity
was not much more thana collection of fragments.Activity
Day-turned
out to be
community
builder' this schoolhas been looking for.The day of fun and frolic mayhave helped education
SAC
as towhat the students want. The
age
of I coffeehouses,
JL
moviemarathons and other passiveactivities, has passed. Bring onthe dances
ana
other activitiesthat give the student a chance toblow off some steam.
»1ji
Of
course
there were those thatthought the day was a waste oftime and tuition. Certain facultymembers were so adamant intheir criticism of the
off-day
thatthey held classes,- disregardingthe dictum passed down by theDean and the division heads thatcancelled classes.
.
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J
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p
The dissenter's main thrustseemed to be that Activity Daywould take a class day from whatalready was a short term. Theyfelt that this was helping furtherthe decay of academic
quality
atMercyhurst>
*&fl> *
*».
*
I Personally,
j 11
think,
theirargument was pretty weak.Activity Day was planned duringwinter term, far enough in ad-
vances
to
let {faculty get theirlesson plans together keeping the
off-day
in mind.
-Most
of thefaculty were
able
to do this. Alittle
foresight
should have beenpracticed,
olrai^iibtfr wH
Anyhow, Activity Day turnedout
to be the
highlight of
the
year.The mixture of art, academicsand craziness was just what theschool needed..! knew the daywas going to be something else
when
I
saw
Dr.
Shane rolling pastme on a skateboard.
Isn't
itamazing what people do on theirday off?
SI |
I
One of the ways ill which theschool hopes to cut costs
during
the summer (and possibly nextyear) is by eliminating first shiftsecurity. Two years ago a shift
was
eliminated.
The
end result
of
this mistake was a number ofrapes that left many peoplewondering how safe the campus
was.
i
5 &i>rSi
During the past month thesecurity staff nas consisted ofthree officers doing
ten-hour
shifts. Because of the lack ofmanpower the school has beenleft prey to anyone who happens
lo
come on campus to do somemidnight shopping. Just ask thegirls In Egan who have
.been
ripped off
in
the last
three
weeks.Now
it's commons
knowledgethat the school is trying to cutcorners to
keepjcosts
down.However,
111
can't see ad-ministration's logic in keeping
security
pared to the bone. If themoney crunch is really that badthen why not let some of the lawenforcement upperclassmenearn their financial aid byworking as security officers?By using the
federally
fundedwork study program to beef upthe
security
staff Mercyhurstwould be able to benefit fromadditional personnel without
hurling
its budget. With theschool watching its pennies soclosely,
t
they can't afford toignore these kind! off
op-
portunities.
*fcfflWnflBSrra 6Out Of This
World?
the
menciad
I Editor-in-chief Steve
Frisina
.u
Assistant
to the
Editor
..Rebecca
L.
Martin
News
Writers.... Raymond Grygo, Rebecca Martin,
Vicki
Martinago,
Alda
Walker, Gary
Wesman
Feature
Writers Steve
Frisina,
Bonnie
James,
Tim
Seltzer
Photographers
John
Bruno, Jeff Cornish,
i Nancy
Knobloch
Contributing Artists Jamie
Borowicz,
-g
Rebecca Martin
Layout
and
Design
John
Bruno, Steve Frisina
§
Faculty Advisor William Shelley
ootf*
Ace.
Xkto
/ Can
A^rffe
ft.fts
<*
»i<idiit
h IS
The Gas Shortage
Because of
the
alleged gasolineshortage a lot of weekendmotorists are gonig to be spen-ding their Memorial Day holidayat home. While
'i
people inManhattan are
paying over fa
dollar a gallon, those
on
the westcoast are engaging in hand-to-hand combat to get
J to
the
parking-room-only
pumps,
J
However, not
everyone
in this
countryfwill
be denied?con-
sortium
with his
[
or! herautomobiles. There are about 34people in the midwest who aregoing to be having the time oftheir life. Not only that, they'realso going to be allowed to usemore gasoline in one day thanmost of us will be able to getduring the entire summer.The people I'm speaking of are
the
drivers in that
gala
annualMemorial Day event
-
theIndianapolis
500.
While
the rest ofthe country does a
stow
limp into
the gas
stations
on
Monday, thesecelebrated few will be zoomingaround a track, pulling into pitstops
that
will generously disposeof their fuel supply.
>
What happens when
I
thesesupercharged infants start topine for petroleum once again?
No
problem,
Just pull
in
to the pit
stop
and
get wetnursed one moretime. During the course of therace about 10,000 gallons of
fuel
will be used.
M
Do you
M
know
*
what 10,000gallons of gasoline is equivalentto? 10,000 gallons of gas willcompletely
fill
the tanks of 500Cadillacs. Or, if you want to bemore thrifty, the same numberof gallons would fill the tanks of1000Pinto's,
i
-j**!
}
On
Sunday the
president
ofExxon told
reporters >
that his
company's
'
production was atmaximum output and that hethought the gas shortage wouldbe around for the
next
20 years.He thinks there are going to besome drastic changes in theAmerican lifestyle.Already
the
American
public
isbeginning to feel the crunch. Thesummer tourist
traps
arepreparing for one of their worstseasons ever, and airlines arebeginning to cut down thenumber of flights offered. Peopleare finally becoming aware ofwhat'' the term
energyij
crisismeans,
^vtifet
%
£
?*
a
That is, everyone except theestimated
300,000 people
who willbe
attending
our
yearly tribute tothe automobile. Personally, Ithink the dinosaur deserved abetter fate than to travel at 185miles per hour.
|r
J
p*
|H
Take
Note
H
During
the period ranging from1972 to 1076 this school had onstaff approximately- eightsecurity officers.* During thenight shift three officers wouldpatrol the campus making surethat everything was safe forstudents.
I
I
J J
; At! this- time the! schoolpresently employs three securityofficers. For
the
past month
thesemen
nave
been working
10-hour
shifts.
During this time
numerousacts of vandalism and larcenyhave rifled the campus.
?f
This leads one
to
an interestingquestion; Do the people
on
top atthis college care about the safetyof the students? If the answer is
yes.
then what steps are beingtaken to ensure this safety?
I
Recently students
nave
beenasked to keep their complaintsconfined to this campus con-cerning thefts and other crimesthat may have been commited.Hence, the Erie police force isbeing ignored and unused.
1
Two years ago a girt; wasbrutally raped
on
Briggs Avenue.Certain parties asked that nomention be made of this incidentto the local media. The news didreach the media and MercyhurstCollege received
& Jblack
eve.
_.
What
tlie-school
failed torealize then was that the maladydetected was not a black eye
but
the first signs of a cancer. As aresult, the
well-being
of thestudents of this college is goingdown the tubes.Who's responsible for this? It's
the
same persons who, instead ofdownplaying a crime done untothem, will call the Erie policeforce in search of justice. Thelocal authorities are at yourdisposal as well. The choice is
Letter
m Thank
You
Now that Activity Day hascome and gone, I would like to
l
hank all of those who helpedmake the day a success. Thecooperation I received from all
levels
jrt^
the
colleae^was
«x«_
srandingT
My"
thanks to
T)eanMillar
and the entire ad-ministration for taking such arisk and providing us with theopportunity to hold the day. Iwould also
like
Mo
extend mythanks to SAGA for taking thelunch outside and
la
specialthanks to maintenance for doinga
sfantastic
job with all theequipment. 1
S I*To
the students I offer mygratitude,
not
only for helping put
the
day together,
nut for
handlingyourselves in such a fine mannerall day throughout the day. I amconfident that your actions
will
enable you to hold
more j
suchdays in the future.
IPMBBME
*
On the negative side. I wouldlike to apologize for the
mixupwith
the raffle.
Many people
wereinformed that they need not havebeen present to win when in fact
they
had
to
be. We are
attemptingto compensate those of you whowere disappointed. Our
in-
tentions
were to get people in-volved and we felt that by
requiring
presence at the rafflewe could increase the number ofpeople participating. I am surethat
this
problem will be takencare of in thefuture.
;' *
.-.Again, thanks to all of you formaking the first annual ActivityDay a success.
• Mike
Heller
AFarewell
yours.
i
*
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4
Vox*!:*
ill
%
A
* *
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f
*>ti«H»i«»«i«iiiiti||iii|i|tkj
h
Tlie
Mercyhurst library staff
and
work study people would like
to
wish Flora Szkotnicki a warmfarewell and a vote of gratitudefor
a
job
well
done as CirculationSupervisor for the past eightyears.
f
She will surely be missed, notonly
by her
co-workers, but
by
allof the library patrons as well.
Therefore,we
would like to wishFlora good luck
and.God's
blessings
in
all future endeavors.
\
 
MAY
25,1979
THE MERCIAD
PAGE
3
Rape Legislation
Faces
Senate
by Phyllis PiefferThe Merciad has offered in-formation and opinions on avariety of topics.
One
area that I
see
a need to expand into islegislative policy issues.Recently
I
have realized that Ihave lacked initiative and
in-
terest
for too
long.
I
have becomeaware that many legislatorsdepend on letters
to
inform themof the
views
of
the
people they
are
trying
to
represent.
How can
theyknow what we want if we
don't
let them know?
f;
B
You might ask, "What can theMerciad
do?". I
know that
I
haveoften
pleadedJignorance
oncurrent issues. I often said thatthere just wasn't enough time tokeep informed. The Merciadcould eliminate these excuses.
B
It could include a columnpresenting a current pendinglegislative bill and give objectiveinformation on possible im-plications. It could also give thename
and*
address of thelegislator to be contacted. Acolumn like this could wipe outthe typical excuses for not takingour responsibility as citizensseriously. |
mRt
One issue that I have recentlybecome
J interested S
in is thecurrent treatment of rape vic-
tims.
Women who have beensexually assaulted usually haveno idea of
what 3
to expect, ifthey go to the hospital or police.
S
Currently rape crisis centersare
attempting
to meet the needsof the rape victim. The Penn-sylvania Coalition
ion {Rape
describes
J
the
I
rape
§
crisisprogram
I
as
I
"n
i
organizationwhich has a primary programcomponent that provides directservices,
|
including,
j but
I
notlimited to, crisis intervention in-formation and-or referral, andaccompaniment
j
through themedical, police,!
and*
judicialsystem."
H
I
I
fc;i I
These I centersl have
done agreat deal to improve the waythat rape victims are treated.
These centers need to spend to
spend a great deal of time,however,
trying
j
to
obtain fun-ding. If they are to continue to
provide:,this
important service,they
need-a
reliable and per-manent source of income.On May 7th Senator Opake ofReading, Pennsylvania
spon-
sored a bill that would establishthe Pennsylvania Office OnVictims as
an
i administrativeoffice of the executive depart-ment. This office will apply for,contract! for,
'allocate
anddisburse funds.
It
\
will alsoestablish standards
and
evaluateprogram effectiveness.It is important to note that thisoffice would not increase taxes.Rather, it would be
paid!for
through an addition $10.00 courtcost for all who plead guilty andare convicted of any crime, and
through
an
increase
of
$5.00
in
thefee for a marriage license.
gjIf
we
support
the creation of thePennsylvania Office
On
Victims,
we
are
saving that
we
want
to
seeour local
I rape
crisis centerscontinue to offer their importantservice to the community.If you
would like
to
support this
bill write to:
Mtt
wBfe9
Senator Opake
fjjBHBaHBfc
f Room 172 1
35SB8S|
Pa. Senate Capitol
Bid.
SH|j?
a
Harrisburg, Pa. 17120 fifptfe
Or:
Sag
' Senator Quentin Orlando
B$S5
105 Professional Bldg.
iS&3r
If Erie, Pa. 16501
HJ PSfefw
Engagement Announced
1 Richard Joseph Bachmaierand Cynthia
Lynn
Haines wouldlike to formally announce theirengagement to the Mercyhurstcommunity. They met here fouryears ago when they were bothfreshmen and have been goingstrong ever since. rcS 1Richard is presently employedat the
Toensmeir
InsuranceAgency
as
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It started out like a revivalmeeting. Claps pulsating injolting rhythms solidified thevibration of swelling voices.
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crippled stood and dancedin exultation. The nearmuteresounded with joyous song.Each person radiated an energyof
his own
that increased with theinteraction of other surroundingenergies. The atmospherepounded like a beating drum,jarring my equilibrium andcreating a dull, constant achewithin my body,
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contain
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peace,
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me.
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the people whofeasted on bread crumbs and
Iglorified
in the gift of a smile,while I rode on the throne ofacceptance
and
success. But thistime I was the outcast,
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The voice of the guitar onlyechoed now; the claps, shoutsand praises subsided.
As manstepped
up to the microphone Hebegan to announce the speakerwho drew this crowd a 200-mileradius.
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murmurs
settled;
the
room
hushed;
and^even
as I the an-nouncer uttered the speaker'sname, he padded the tone of hisvoice with a gentle reverance.Slowly, amidst the tender thrillof applause, Jean
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over
and
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our'brother",
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glowingwarmth that surrounded ourphysical boundaries and probedour inner ones.He spoke on loneliness, on theabsence of "touching" within our[culture. He emphasized the needfor j reassurance of love and
(security
within our families. He
'focused
on the wealth of childrenand their
funlimited
realm ofknowledge potentially availableto the adult world.
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not so
much
what hesaid - it was the woman beside
me,
the wheelchair behind me
and
his penetrating eyes in frontof me.
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the lecture ended
and
wewere filing out the door, myfriend turned to
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like that," Isaid, "you don't think; you onlyfeel."
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