What if my little granddaughters were out
playing when the chlorine gas fell from the
What if they
couldn’t breathe and I couldn’t help them?
What if the rest of our family was already gone
from previous attacks?
What would I do?
What if I were to do that now?
Because it is someone’s child, just as innocent.
And just as precious.
Dear God, forgive me.
Forgive us all.
“The world has achieved brilliance without conscience. Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.”
General Omar Bradley