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7 Quick Takes - May 25th





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You know how some people just set you off - help your to realize your sinfulness more than anyone else?  Well, I know this woman who just irritates me.  Tonight I was setting up for our big Multi-Cultural Festival tomorrow and it was a terrible time.  Our country coordinator told us to be there at 7pm, BUT we were actually supposed to be entirely COMPLETED in our set-up by 7pm.  UM...why?  Then, she said to come at 10am tomorrow, BUT when she asked me what time I was going to show up and I said 10, she basically said we could NEVER be ready if we came then.  WHAT? I got that time when you told it to me.  SO, after the set-up was done, MG and I went to have ice cream to calm myself. 

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“The ‘law of moral gravity’ = it is easier to be bad than it is to be good”


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Amen - it is easier to be bad than good, but it's not better to be bad than good!

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“The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he doesn’t exist.” Charles
Baudelaire, French poet


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And earlier today, words came out of my mouth that should have stayed up in there.  Why does that happen?  It's not often, but honestly - what happens is that whenever I do something stupid, I feel like I can't ever forget it.  It's ridiculous - but I feel like I've ruined my relationship with these people once I've said it.  Mostly it's because I hate being wrong and also despise confrontation.  So, if I'm wrong (I don't argue that I'm right), I try to just avoid the person so I don't have to deal with it.  This is definitely a character flaw that I really need to work on - also the flapping my mouth thing too.

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“We’re sinaholics.” Milkman

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So, what we really need is to attend Sinners Anonymous.  So, "Hello, my name is Katie, and I'm a sinner."




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