Life at its very best is a constant nonstop effort to transition from one day to the next. Not complaining, simply stating a fact. Unless of course you live in a mud hut or a cave, which would then make life pretty much maintenance free.
However speaking for myself, an individual (less concerned) with spider webs and dust bunnies than most, ..not because I’m aloof or a pig, ..but because (if left alone) I find no reason to quarrel with spiders, dust mites or crawly creatures of any description.
I am fully aware and understand that my person is both residents and sustenance to tens of thousands of various microscopic life forms that provide me with more benefits than detriments.
Were it that others of my own kind would treat me as well, what a happy individual I would be.
But alas, we Homo sapiens, and/or, human beings are by nature, greedy, aggressive and ferocious.
Of the three images below, which of the individuals “still” has the capacity for compassion?
Barack Obama – President of the United States
(Trained to Lie and Cheat).
Janet Yellen – Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank
(Trained to Dominate and Regulate).
Unidentified U.S. Soldier
(Trained to Kill).
According to Webster: “com·pas·sion,” A deep awareness of the suffering of another or others coupled with the desire to relieve it.
Truth forges understanding, I’ll be back tomorrow