Yesterday & Today
In today’s world we think of hard times as doing without television, cell phones and the like. When I was growing up in Toronto in the 1930’s, hard times were quite different.
Hard times were when you had to skip a meal here and there and during the years of the Second World War, hard times were when your ration coupons didn’t provide your family with quite enough food.
Good times back then were much different than today as well. Good times today are measured by all of your possessions and the ability to travel and see the world. (more…)