..What A Difference A Day Makes...
On Monday we e-mailed jokes.
On Monday we thought that we were secure.
On Monday we were talking about heroes as being athletes.
On Monday we were irritated that our rebate checks had not arrived.
On Monday there were people fighting against praying in schools.
On Monday people argued with their kids about picking up their room.
On Monday people were upset that they had to wait 6 minutes in a fast food drive through line.
On Monday we waved our flags signifying our cultural diversity.
On Monday there were people trying to separate each other by race, sex, color and creed.
On Monday we were men or women, black or white, old or young, rich or poor, gay or straight, Christian or non-Christian.
On Monday politicians argued about budget surpluses.
On Monday the President was going to Florida to read to children.
On Monday we had families.
On Monday people went to work as usual.
On Monday people were fighting the 10 commandments on government property.
It is sadly ironic how it takes horrific events to place things into perspective, but it has. The lessons learned that week, that day, September 11th, 2001, the things we have taken for granted, the things that have been forgotten or overlooked, hopefully will never be forgotten again.