Yup, can’t deny it. I’m one of ’em. I’m a card-carrying member of the baby boomer generation. And I would have never imagined I’d be sharing that reality with the notoriety of a pandemic virus that places my generation smack in the cross hairs of the highest risk group?

Who thought it might end this way for some of the boomers? Well, one of the first things life teaches you is that it isn’t fair, now, deal with it. If it was fair, Elvis would be alive and all the impersonators would be dead.

Ron Weber is a multi-award winning poet and writer who lives in Stevensville.