Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow
Creeps in this petty pace from day to day,
To the last syllable of recorded time;
And all our yesterdays have lighted fools
The way to dusty death. Out, out brief candle!
Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player
That struts and frets his hour upon the stage
And then is heard no more: it is a tale
Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury,
-- Macbeth, Act 5, Scene 5
Slim and Franke
Monday, June 06, 2016
Question Of The Week 6-6-16
WHAT CAUSES DO YOU STRONGLY BELIEVE IN (OR ARE THERE ANY)?
Feeding and clothing the poor and ill, really anyone in any kind
of need. My faith, but feeding and clothing the poor counts heavily in
that. Ending breast cancer and comforting those going through treatment.
I am a monthly donor to World Vision, the Kids Helpline (Canadian
counselling services for children and teens), and Second Harvest (a
Toronto charity that distributes unused food from the
restaurant/catering industry and grocery stores to people who need help
putting a meal on the table).
Education, not just academic, but in health and general living,
for those poverty ridden peoples in third world countries. For the
adults particularly, who have been raised to think that women and
children are chattels. Too many charities focus on the children, I think
educating the adults is as important, then a new world for the children
will quite naturally come about, although that will take time. A long,