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|Subject: Re: Gun Control?--How's the War on Drugs Coming?||Date: 1/30/2013 8:43 PM|
|Author: arrete||Number: 669409 of 775807|
Mankind has long sought answers to the questions: Who are we? Why are we here? Where are we going?
Unfortunately, the hard data to answer those questions is non-existent, so mankind does a variety of things, including creating elaborate systems to explain the unexplainable.
Iris Dement pretty much sums up what I think.
"My mom, who sang straight up until the day she died, told me one day: 'You know, Iris, singing is praying and praying is singing. There ain't no difference.' So I think, even though I've left the church and moved away from a lot of the things that didn't do me any good, I continued to pray — and that is singing for me. That's as close as I get to praying."
And the song that sums it up:
arrete - I thought Art would enjoy that.
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