"Whatever act of violence has just taken place, we deplore it."
I found the following links via the internet, and trust that you too will stand in solidarity with all those who are oppressed, as per this joint communiqué:
http://www.parliamentofreligions.org...ert-for-kansas and http://www.uri.org/the_latest/2014/0...n_holy_weekend etc.
We, the global
Updated Apr 19, 2014 at 11:32 AM by a piper too
Simple Simon met a pieman, Going to the fair;
Says Simple Simon to the pieman, Let me taste your ware.
Says the pieman to Simple Simon, Show me first your penny;
Says Simple Simon to the pieman, Indeed I have not any.
Simple Simon went a-fishing, For to catch a whale;
All the water he had got, Was in his mother's pail.
Simple Simon went to look If plums grew on a thistle;
He pricked his fingers very much, Which made poor Simon whistle....
A distant acquaintance...distant because i got to know this said woman through a women outreach several years ago and later connected outside the group.
She called me out of the blue one day to tell me that she is working on a project.
I was happy for her cos i knew that she had taken a form of sabbatical from where she was working.
We set an appointment to meet in my house one fine saturday before noon, something i dont normally do. I mostly try to relax
A couple of years ago, I regained contact with one of my Primary School classmates. I had seen him only once since Secondary School, since I had changed schools and moved away. I discovered that our careers and family life had taken quite different turns. We lived in different areas and moved in different circles, but I was thrilled to discover that our life-lessons had distilled in us a unanimity of opinion regarding what was "right" (good) and what was "wrong" (bad).
I had not remembered