--- In Pagan-Headstone-Campaign@yahoogroups.com
, Jim Poltrone
> I'm encouraged by the news that Pete Pathfinder and Paula and
> Stewart have posted here, that the ATC (Aquarian Tabernacle Church)
> Patrick's applications have advanced to the next step in the
> process. Great news!
> However, Pete asked for "radio silence" regarding the ATC
> that we should not bug the VA about this lest they decide to reject
Please allow me to interpret that for you. "Now alls you gots to do
is jest stays out in dem fields and pick that cotton cause once of
these days theys gonna let usuns be free."
> Does this "don't bother the VA" request also extend to our
> elected officials?
Absolutely not. I'm certain that I posted here that we should keep up
our current level of activity and wait four weeks before we take it
up another notch.
> Or should we continue to write to our senators and
> congressmen about the larger issue at hand: the approval of new
> engraving on veterans' headstones?
> Also, since Abe's tombstone is 4 years old, how will it be
> [bureaucratically] possible for a pentacle to be inscribed on it
> symbol has been approved? Can/will this be done retroactively? I
> the VA wasn't handling old requests.
They aren't though they seem to have done so for others. If this
passes I will ask everyone for donations in order to buy a headstone
with a Pentacle for Abe.