The Royal Path of Life

Jim Parton
4 min readFeb 22

“Aims and Aids to Success and Happiness”

Teaching students how to cope with life, and LIVE.

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I love and collect antique books. One book in my collection is the one titled “The Royal Path of Life”. Published in 1882, you might wonder what lessons could possibly still have relevance today. Surprisingly, there are many. We seem to have lost the expectation of civility that once was taught to children…

Jim Parton

Retired Teacher and Funeral Celebrant. The gay and married dad of three grown children. I have always been fascinated by the human condition. Come read with me.