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Mon Nov 22, 2021, 10:35 AM Nov 2021

Quote from "The Green Mile" that pretty much sums it up. [View all]

“I'm tired, boss. Tired of being on the road, lonely as a sparrow in the rain. I'm tired of never having a buddy to be with, to tell me where we's going to, coming from or why. Mostly, I'm tired of people being ugly to each other. I'm tired of all the pain I feel and hear in the world every day. There's too much of it. It's like pieces of glass in my head, all the time. Can you understand?"

I came across this elsewhere this morning, and it sums up how I feel, especially in light of the parade.

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Me Too. Mr. Steve Nov 2021 #1
I am way past that point and have been for awhile. TNNurse Nov 2021 #2
Yes, that is how so many of us are feeling today PatSeg Nov 2021 #3
It's called "empathy". Fix The Stupid Nov 2021 #4
They have been raised by parents with no empathy to kill any empathy within Bernardo de La Paz Nov 2021 #7
It is called conventional morality, when you know right from wrong and will do right 2Gingersnaps Nov 2021 #14
++ llashram Nov 2021 #5
We are a fascist, racist nation. In Wisconsin Republicans can legally kill. Feel bad. Yep. johnthewoodworker Nov 2021 #6
Wrong. Things ALWAYS change and in the long run progressives WIN. Tommymac Nov 2021 #8
Yes, things are bad sometimes..but things are good too..here are some examples of good: Stuart G Nov 2021 #9
pets and other furry friends housecat Nov 2021 #10
Warning: DFW Nov 2021 #17
Great post. I am with YOU! We are going to (eventually) Rock the Free World. Tommymac Nov 2021 #18
I would be a little more optimistic if we weren't facing down climate change. CrispyQ Nov 2021 #12
Completely understand. I feel the same re Climate Change, have to fight to maintain my karma Tommymac Nov 2021 #19
About Climate Change..Biden will take this one on, maybe next year. Lots going on now.. Stuart G Nov 2021 #20
I'm Tired Boss ItsjustMe Nov 2021 #11
Amen to that Joinfortmill Nov 2021 #13
This is the classic hero's complaint nuxvomica Nov 2021 #15
Dayum ...that's the Quote of the Year. calimary Nov 2021 #16
Powerful quote SCantiGOP Nov 2021 #21
Tired Claypoolsbass Nov 2021 #22
I feel that way a lot I_UndergroundPanther Nov 2021 #23
We're all tired. But rest is not an option. I will not let these traitors take our country. Evolve Dammit Nov 2021 #24
Exactly! The future depends on fighting these fascists! nt TheAnnoyedAgnostic Nov 2021 #25
welcome! Evolve Dammit Nov 2021 #26
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