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34. I'm also 81 and scared
Thu Oct 8, 2020, 10:57 PM
Oct 2020

I think back to my first time to vote......John Kennedy. All the years since then and never once had the fear I have now. And we thought Nixon was the worst of the worst....little did we know!

take heart, CTyankee Skittles Oct 2020 #1
I'm with you, my dear. Squinch Oct 2020 #2
We're all in this together, and we are going to win this and win our country back! DonaldsRump Oct 2020 #3
The only people who aren't scared are the people who aren't paying attention. - n/t Jim__ Oct 2020 #4
So true. triron Oct 2020 #27
Yep. It's bad. I am not going to tell you that you shouldn't be scared. Laelth Oct 2020 #5
Very well said. dixiechiken1 Oct 2020 #13
Thank you. Laelth Oct 2020 #17
Now that was an uplifting post if I've ever read one! llmart Oct 2020 #19
Absolutely dianaredwing Oct 2020 #20
Its always darkest before dawn. OAITW r.2.0 Oct 2020 #6
Well Timewas Oct 2020 #7
If I had the means I would really like to live in Italy for a while but the EU won't have us! CTyankee Oct 2020 #15
I lived in Italy for 8 years. They also have a lot of vitriiolic fascists. fierywoman Oct 2020 #16
one should always trust one's instincts dianaredwing Oct 2020 #21
Hell Timewas Oct 2020 #22
I know ... Useless in FL Oct 2020 #8
I completely understand. It's unspeakable. Hekate Oct 2020 #9
Things were too good and we forgot the basics StClone Oct 2020 #10
It's always darkest before the dawn Catcar Oct 2020 #11
that's what Pete thought . . . OneBlueSky Oct 2020 #26
I am scared too, but this country will survive.. Stuart G Oct 2020 #12
It keeps me up nights. I have a very small group of friends and family-friendly Arkansas Granny Oct 2020 #14
there is one consolation, one glimmer of hope Chili Oct 2020 #18
You are not alone CT. Let us continue to march ahead and hope and vote. c-rational Oct 2020 #23
They are risking their lives and the lives of their families to show subservience to Trump. Kablooie Oct 2020 #24
they didn't tell him. They don't have spines. jimlup Oct 2020 #25
My personal silver lining is that I won't live much longer. BigmanPigman Oct 2020 #28
Seek solace with FDR Yavin4 Oct 2020 #29
Courage mon brave ou ma belle, Mme. Defarge Oct 2020 #30
I'm hearing you... Ohioboy Oct 2020 #31
I'm Jewish and LGBTQ Marius25 Oct 2020 #32
Got my absentee ballot today. BarbD Oct 2020 #33
I'm also 81 and scared young_at_heart Oct 2020 #34
Citizens United DallasNE Oct 2020 #35
Total Agreement marieo1 Oct 2020 #36
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