An Amazing Contradiction

by | Dec 17, 2010 | 0 comments

OK- so I changed my mind.  I am looking through just a few memorial words people had sent me that I had out on my desktop- not going through all the emails.

This one I had pasted and so I don’t know who wrote it, but I remember it really spoke to me about who Dan was.

Dan is an amazing contradiction..
brilliant but humble
ambitious but sensitive to others
fearless but God-fearing


December 17, 2010


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