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#31 of 32 Old 02-13-2012, 06:39 PM
 
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Don't be sorry.  You're completely in the right to say what you need to say about this subject. 
 

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And Linda, I like you a lot and appreciate all your thoughts on MDC, but if I'm sounding defensive it is because I think you have taken this to a subject that isn't even on my radar.  One of the reasons I posted was to start talking about something that I've been silent on for a very long time.  In doing so, I didn't want to deny others of their own feelings or to make this about blame or excuses or whatever.  I know myself and why I feel the way I do.  I just need to release it.  I need to tell others how I feel.  I'm not so dumb that I think that others don't have these feelings (in whatever capacity) and I know that talking is part of healing.  I'm sorry if I offended anyone.



 

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CatsCradle, in response to your original post:

 

I am so sorry you are going through this. You sound like a caring person, full of empathy and love. The victims of 9/11 include the survivors, because you have to live with the pain every single day. I pray for the ones who were taken on that day, and I also pray for you and all of the people who lost loved ones that day. I pray for us all, because we all lost something that day. It must be so difficult for you, since you have to live right where it happened. I never thought about it, but the dust would certainly bother me too. Is there anything you can do to help yourself feel better--maybe join a support group? Help with a 9/11 charity? Try to do something positive to help yourself get through this terrible situation. It is brutal, and on a daily basis I find myself hoping for a world without the pain and violence. 

 

Thank you for being a good person! This world needs more like you.


               "Those who are able to see beyond the shadows and lies of their culture will never be understood, let alone believed, by the masses."

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