Original blog September 11, 2019. Leave room.
My Musings – “I won’t be wronged, I won’t be insulted, and I won’t be laid a hand on. I don’t do these things to other people, and I require the same from them.” – John Wayne as J.B Books in The Shootist 1976.
As I’ve noted before in my blogs, John Wayne was my favorite actor. Like many, I admired his swagger. Also like many, to me this creed that his movie character lived by sounds fair. Yet it is a worldly creed. We must aim higher.
Paul states a somewhat other worldly creed in the above condensed verses. To me the key phrase is “if it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone.
How Far – “The problem is, “as far as it depends on [us]” isn’t really that far most of the time. All too often we…
View original post 300 more words