[anthroposophy] Back to Reality
- The world upside down isn't Ron?
Chivalry and Romantism you say?
Go for Movies and Songs...
Beside that, seems our Kingdom doesn't belong to this world and that's Split-fine it seems....
Dr. Alcohol is there to take care of all of this..
Unless there is Dr. Shopping, Dr. Necessity or Dr. Beast perhaps...
From: "Br. Ron"<rlloyd@...>
----- From: Ashley Case
Thanks for saying this, Ron:
>We have enough within our own borders to care for ourCan you tell me WHY more people do not think this???
>own people's needs...that includes oil if we were to tighten
>our belts a bit.
I think at has something to do with a misplaced sense of
When I was a kid there was a couple of times I got involved
when some bullies were beating up on younger, smaller kids.
I was able to protect them..and they were happy and grateful.
...and I felt like a good person.
Then several years later, I was playing a gig in Newport Oregon
and stepped outside for some fresh air during a break.
I saw this biker dude just beating the crap out of his girlfiend.
In my usual attempt at chivalry I went storming over to protect
her from his blows.
All of a sudden she started screaming at me to butt out and mind
my own business.
I was stunned
So, I backed off and proceeded to allow him to knock her
from hell to breakfast. I felt highly conflicted
I DIDN'T feel like a good person.
This same discernment to action (or non action) must be
incorporated with our international policies, I am convinced.
We have no business interferring where we aren't wanted.
But we have no business NOT interferring where we are
genuinely needed, either.