Mary Arline (queen_of_kithia) wrote,
Mary Arline
queen_of_kithia

Four questions:

What does it profit us to save our lives if we have to sell our souls in the process?

If we aren't willing to live according to our principles of freedom and justice and equality, what's the point of fighting and dying for them?

What would the world be like if people actually lived the way they try to teach their children to live? If people actually shared, actually treated others as they would want to be treated, if people actually behaved as though they thought their character counted, if people listened to children's stories and actually heeded the morals...

What exactly is patriotism?

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By the way, Darryl Worley, I have indeed forgotten the lyrics to your wretched song, and I plan to keep it that way.
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