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Friday, 9 April 2021

Filthie Friday Philosophy Lesson

 

















3 comments:

  1. The last two especially ring true,

    ...my wife having been raised in a sheltered pastor's home, said once that she could not imagine the trials I have been in my life...

    ...I told her that no matter how tough my life before her may seem, I would not change one footstep if the road led me to her.

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  2. How old are you Corporal? Because I used to think the same way.... but as I get older...?

    I love my wife with all my heart. But now that I am older, I look at my family and what they’ve become... and if I could do it again, and have parted the road with them earlier AND still have my wife... there are so many things I’d have done differently.

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    1. I'm 56, born smack dab in the middle of Hurricane Cleo, the day the news stopped, in fact.

      I hear you about family, trust me I hear you loud and clear. I left home at fifteen with the contents of a half full cardboard box the only possessions to my name.

      And, like you, if I could have parted with elements of her family and still kept her I would have. But that is just not possible, her family is such a part of who she is. I love her for it even though I wish it were not so.

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