Well, are you?
Now that the conventions have (Thanks be to God) come to an end, I was struck by the remarks of a blogger I follow. It helped me do some necessary personal recollection; I pass her post along for your review. Good questions. Thoughtful comments anticipated.
Are You Better Off Than You Were Four Years Ago? http://redcardigan.blogspot.com/2012/09/better-off-now.html