I find I still have high expectations of folk. I expect us all to be courteous and kind. No exceptions.
If your candidate won or didn’t, you are and your neighbor is an American.
We may have very different ideas. We can still expect respect and have it expected of us.
Those whose dreams were not realized will need some time to figure out how we fit ourselves in, what we see our work to be. Those whose hopes came true had best find out how they will be a part of the government they elected.
I am not a strategist. I don’t know what to do next, but I know this: Peace is still the unwavering goal. Kindness and respect still pave the road.