BY L.E. WRIGHT
For The News-Enterprise
PITH HELMET n. A light sun hat made from dried pith.
I will tell you up front, the pith helmet is the answer.
This past week I celebrated my 71st birthday. Once again, as in the past several summers, I did it by giving my dermatologist another chunk of money for services rendered. You see, once upon a time, I was a young man of steel — I thought. There was nothing on this earth that could hurt me. Nothing would ever hurt me.