Tribute by Val Crotty
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August 28, 2022


Val Crotty


Ahhh Nichelle,

You were such an important part of my childhood in pure white rural Nebraska.

I knew nothing of other colors and your endearing performance made me understand as a boy that we're all one. No humans different from another but by actions.

What a fitting tribute to you who taught the world so many valuable lessons about life and caring.

Joyous journey where no humans gone before.

With Love in abundance,

Val John Crotty

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