the first tuesday in november has arrived. no matter what your political leanings may be, it is a privilege to cast your vote. merriam-webster dictionarydefines ‘to vote’ as a formal expression of opinion or choice, either positive or negative, made by an individual.
there may be long lines or inclement weather to deal with. but don’t let that deter you. we live in a country where we are free to choose—free to vote. good men died so we could express ourselves at the ballot box. and that means something to me. so, i’ve donned some comfy duds and thanked those suffragettes that helped pass the 19th amendment guaranteeing all american women the right to vote.