Revised version of New Post published a few days ago on my other blog, My Southern Gothic Life,
I’m back to blogging sooner than I expected because I heard we are losing Sweet Briar College….
It has taken me a week to digest this and I still can’t believe it. We always think our colleges will outlast us. Will be eternal. And it’s a shock to lose one that meant to much to so many of us…
First of all, I did not go to Sweet Briar. I am a man and therefore excluded from the Sweet Briar sorority. But I did go to Washington and Lee University in the late 1970’s and early 1980’s when it was still an all male school. And Sweet Briar was a big part of my college experience. I dated Sweet Briar Girls. Sweet Briar Girls are some of the best friends I ever had….