I work on a military base, and last week we had a general come visit us and hold a town hall meeting. To get the meeting started, my commander began by asking everyone to join her in singing The Star Spangled Banner. The singing must have started a little slow because after a few notes a strong voice could be heard singing a slightly faster tempo. By the end of the song, everyone was singing in the faster tempo, following the lead of that one voice.
Just as everyone followed that one singer and picked up the tempo, I hope each of us will be a positive example so others around us will step in line and do a little more to …