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SeveneightyWhoa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-16-07 10:36 PM
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SAMPLES: When We Forget to Remember
When We Forget to Remember

May 16 2007
Counterbias.com
by Sheila Samples


"The gutters are clogged with the dead
The ones who couldn't join in
The others refusing to sing
The ones who are losing their voice
The ones who've forgotten the tune."
-- Excerpt "God Bless America," Harold Pinter, 2003

Preceding generations had every reason to believe those following them would step into the breach and continue the vigil over this nation's Constitutional freedoms and, if necessary, fight to preserve them. They believed, like George Washington warned -- "Government is a "force; like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action." And they remembered, from generation to generation. Unfortunately, those following our generation will have no such luxury.

We blew it.

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