A FEATHER FOR TIM
My son-in-law celebrated his 41st birthday a few months ago. He is in the Cortland Nursing Home in Fort Wayne. He has MS and is in a wheel chair.
I asked Tim what he would like for his birthday. He replied, "A feather from the feather man." That is what he calls me. Tim got his feather. The staff and I sang happy birthday to him and Tim and I had a good visit.
Following are my thoughts about a Feather for Tim. Among Native people, an eagle feather received as an honor...