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The Home of Heros

     Over the past 20 years I have discovered that nursing homes are the homes of heroes. The homes are filled with people who exerted extraordinary courage, took life-threatening risks, defied the odds and  survived to tell their story.  The experience of  sitting with these people and listening to their stories evokes descriptors like awe-inspiring, beyond belief, gutsy, fearless, duty-bound, inspirational and a very deep respect for their sacrifice. Here are a few glimpses of the hero's I've