Robert (gurdonark) wrote,

a candle extinguished

"Society is a living entity, which draws its life from our lives. If we, its members, learn how to co-operate for the common good, society will display its own remarkable powers of recovery. That has been revealed in the past in times of crisis, in natural disasters such as earthquakes, in economic crises like the Great Depression, or when we face a common external threat as in war. Basic to the human species there remains in us humans the remnant of that social sense that enabled us to be what we have become. That is where our real hope lies".--Lloyd Geering

Tonight I read that the 200th victim of the Madrid bombings was seven months old.
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