Scouts-L Mail Archive for August of 1999: Responce to Eagle in Ten words or less (thanks)
Responce to Eagle in Ten words or less (thanks)
Tue, 10 Aug 1999 14:18:53 -0600
Hey thanks gang for comming through. So many responed that I want to thank you
all together. As promissed, here is what you sent me. I love this Scouting
An Eagle Scout is: trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind,
obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean & reverent.
An Eagle Scout: lives each day by the Scout Law & Scout Oath.; is a good
citizen; is willing to extend a helping hand at all times.
I know that is a little more than 10 words. But I hope it helps.
Twelve words or less:
That says a lot!! Look to Jphn Wayne for expansion on this theme:
Well, it seems like a pretty easy task if they'll let you extend it to 12
Thomas W. Strong Jr. email@example.com
Well, I can suggest how to do it 12 words, "Trustworthy, Loyal, ..."
An Eagle is a special Scout who has demonstrated he has the courage to
lead, the integrity to start and finish a job and the honor to realize he
did it, despite the knowledge he will be more accountable for tasks in the
Sorry, I can hardly say anthything in ten words.
A ssisting the
G rowth and
L earning of
E very Scout.
"A good citizen of quality physical character."
(MAJ) Mike L. Walton
have 16: A Scout is Trustworthy....
IMHO, the most important characteristics of an Eagle Scout.
More than ten but...
A Scout is
What better way to describe a Scout!
OK Barry, Tryu this
cheerful,thrifty, brave, clean , reverent.
Thats what an eagle scout is.
No more, no less.
Nice challenge...Try these:
An Eagle Scout?:
1. ?takes the best from many role models; gives his best in return.
Always! (16) [long, but true]
2. ?really understands the Oath and Law aren't just words. (12)
3. ?is prepared to give everything within him. (10) [close, no cigar]
4. ?can be recognized even out of uniform. (10) [almost]
5. ?reflects all of us in his best. (10) [There!]
Thanks, I enjoyed the process and the challenge. Although I'm not an
Eagle Scout, I am am Eagle Dad. My son, Ben, reflects like a shining
beacon! HE is an Eagle!...Ric...