Peg Duthie, a member of First Unitarian Universalist Church of Nashville, Tennessee, is the author of Measured Extravagance (2012). She writes at Nash Panache. Learn more about Peg Duthie on UUA.org. By Peg Duthie Proportions Peg Duthie 8/19/2013 A mélange of garbage / and triumphant blooms. Was Thomas Jefferson really one of us? Peg Duthie 11/1/2004 What do we mean when we claim a historic figure as ‘one of us,’ anyway?