So this all started when my best friend whom I've been friends with since I was 7 years old had told me that she has two penpals in prison. At first I was shocked that she would communicate with people in prison. However after reading her letters from these two pen pals I realized that they are just lonely and just wanted a friend and someone to help pass their time. It was actually sad. Some of them were in the wrong place at the wrong time and thats why they're there and then there are most of
Since the Pledge of Allegiance
and The Lord's Prayer
Are not allowed in most
Public schools anymore
Because the word 'God' is mentioned.....
A kid in Arizona wrote the attached
NEW School prayer:
Now I sit me down in school
Where praying is against the rule
For this great nation under God
Finds mention of Him very odd.
If Scripture now the class recites,
It violates the Bill of Rights.
As I faced my maker on the last judgment
I knelt before the Lord, along with the other souls.
Before each of us, laid our lives like the squares of a quilt in many piles
An angel sat before each of us, sewing quilt squares together into tapestries that represented our lives.
As my angel took each piece of cloth off the pile,
I noticed how ragged and empty each of my squares were.
They were filled with giant holes
Each square was labled with a part
I have numerous choices in my life beyond mere survival
I have a right to discover and know my Child within
I have a right to grieve over what I didn't get that I needed or what I got that I didn't need or want
I have a right to follow my own values and standards
I have a right to recognize and accpet my own value system as appropriate
I have a right to dignity and respect
I have a right to say no to anything when I feel I am not ready, it is unsafe or violates
A strong woman doesn't need a man to make her happy. A strong woman doesn't need a man to make her feel pretty. A strong woman doesn't need a man to make her feel whole. A strong woman doesn't need a man to take care of her. A strong woman doesn't need a man to do anything for her. You see this is how i've survived and how i am surviving. I don't need a man for anything. I don't have to have a man in my life to make me happy or to make me feel complete