We could never set aside enough days in a year, or hours in a week to honor the women that shape and inspire our lives daily.
Tupac Shakur said, “Behind every sweet smile, there is a bitter sadness that no one can ever see and feel.” I spent time with Commissioner McQueen as more than a casual observer. Her heart and passion were always for the children and teachers in Tennessee. She fought battles which nobody knew about and which, despite the lofty title in front of her name, she had little control.
The hand of a bride becomes the hand of a mother, and the hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.