Dignity....or what we used to call class, an endangered way of life
Younger readers may find this stuffy, but if you have a gray hair or two you'll be nodding your head. It's just a bit political, unusual for my blog, but if anything, the NY Times' David Brooks is a disgruntled Republican, so maybe it's okay.
This piece rung super true for me. See if it doesn't make sense to you too.