It’s been said that 5% of the population are teachers, 10 % of the population follow the 5%, and all the rest are simply working for three meals a day and a roof over their heads. I’ve wondered why I’ve outlived all my friends and most of my acquaintances.
Does God have a plan for me? And does the plan revolve around the fact that what I write is read by thousands of people? I never asked for the task. From the moment I was born, I had a tremendous urge simply to survive. I lived through a number of life-threatening diseases and then through WWII. What I experienced during the war gave me a first-hand view of human madness. Take away fear and what you have left is love.
I grew up in a situation of conditional love. If I did what my parents approved of, I approved of myself. If I didn’t ... Log in or subscribe to continue reading.