To the editor:

I was completing a chore in Fairview Plaza today, when I witnessed a Greenport peace officer approach a “home free” fellowman who was having a bad day. I was heartened to see the citizen-officer respond with calm dignity; and to hear him ask the distraught friend how he could be helpful. The friend on the sidewalk sought medical attention; and I then witnessed the Greenport rescue squad promptly and gently come to his aid. Kudos to the emergency service personnel who represent the Town of Greenport, in service of humanity.

Travis Henry


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