Canadiens Resilient Through Stormy Season

American writer Maria Konnikova once said, about adversity: “If you are lucky enough to never experience any sort of adversity, we won’t know how resilient you are. It’s only when you’re faced with obstacles, stress, and other environmental threats that resilience, or the lack of it, emerges: Do you succumb or do you surmount?” Truer words were not spoken. And how well does it apply to this edition of the Montreal Canadiens after what they’ve encountered throughout this 2021 season?

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Growing Up Before Technology Took Over

I’m well into my fifties. I have the privilege of having not one, but two little souls calling me Grandpa. Seems like not so long ago, I was looking at “old folks”, listening to their stories about how things were when they were my age. I remember thinking: “Times have evolved, and we’re better off for it.” Today, I can honestly sit back and say that I was wrong thinking that. And here I am telling younger generations how this so-called evolution really isn’t for the best, overall. It’s amazing how times change our perspective on the same topics or issues.

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