I sometimes am guilty of fantacizing that people will eventually "grow up" and get along. The following story blows a giant hole in that theory.
Retirement homes are generally quiet places. The Spring Haven Retirement Community in Florida
Those in the way paid a price. One resident was bitten in his attempt to stop the fight, another knocked down. Thoss' mother, herself a resident, tried to rescue her son. The octogenarian suffered a cut on the arm. While no one was seriously injured, Thoss now must find a new place to live. story here
I've been teaching a series on relationships at Tri-Lakes. I hope and pray that in our faith community, we can somehow prove that the power of God's spirit can transform our selfishness into grace.