Goodbye, Mr. Kishore (and How to Get to Charlottesville For the Funeral If You Can’t Afford a Plane Ticket)

Getting the news Friday that one of my favorite high school teachers had passed was tough. Really tough. Quit cutting those damn onions tough.   Although I had received the news that he wasn’t eligible for exploratory treatment which consequently meant that he had run out of medical options, I didn’t completely take that to heart.…