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Jun 13, 2008

Daniel Matheny: Class of 2008!

The above photo depicts a proud moment for our family! My nephew, Daniel Matheny, was one of the Commencement Speakers for the Long Beach Millikan High School Class of 2008. The Long Beach Press-Telegram captured Daniel delivering his speech, "You Do Matter."

I confess that there's a little satisfaction that Daniel graduated from my alma mater. I graduated from Millikan with the Class of '76; followed by his Uncle KC, Class of '78; and his Dad, Bret, Class of '82. It's awesome to know that a part of us was still connected to those memories!

Daniel is a bright, sweet, caring, and witty young man who has already made a significant difference in this world. He is also a loyal and sacrificial friend. Daniel's tenacity and his heart for tackling life changing projects will no doubt create wide ripples in his life.

6 comments:

  1. I know you are so very proud of him. That is a great accomplishment...Blessings...Mary

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  2. So what does your nephew plan to do now?

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  3. It is times like these that are so special!

    Smiles...

    Beverly

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  4. Congratulations to Daniel. We should all take pride in all of our outstanding young people.

    We will be placing our world in their hands for good care.

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  5. Congratulations to the handsome young grad!

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  6. Congrats! Yes, we DO matter, don't we?

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♫ Karen