Posted by Vita on August 01, 2000 at 11:18:35:
In Reply to: Re: For all those who ponder the castingof stones- Italy and Stalin posted by MMMMarcia on August 01, 2000 at 10:54:16:
You summed it up well, like Bill in one of his earlier posts, from yesterday, when you wrote:
: Instead of asking "What can I get for injustices done 100 years ago?" why not ask, "What can I do TODAY to help ensure those kinds of injustices never occur again?"
Yes yes yes to MOVING FORWARD. The past is supposed to be a school, you study the past the avoid making similar mistakes in the future.
Unfortunately, the learning part takes time and effort and reflection. But there are many, who do so, and mankind always benefits from it.
Ayup, let's learn from the past and move on!
I have not yet had the mind to brew my sooooo needed coffee, and somehow I have developed a yen for fuuuuuuuddddgeeee!
Girl, I m hungry!
Baby-Whale (aka zaftig Goddess) Streaking-to the-kitchen-in-search-of-coffee
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