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I’m 73 & Tired…

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From the Internet/unverified but the sentiments are widely felt!

 

Date: July 4, 2019 at 8:53 AM> Subject: Fw: I’m 73 & Tired…
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> This should be required reading for every man, woman and child in the
> UK , in the U.S.A, Canada ,
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> Australia and New Zealand
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> By  Robert A. Hall
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> I’m 73
> Except for one
> semester in college when jobs were scarce and a
> six-month period when I was between jobs, but
> job-hunting every day, I’ve worked,
> hard,  since I was 18.
>
> Despite some health challenges, I still put in
> 50-hour weeks, and haven’t called in sick in
> seven or eight years. I make a good salary, but
> I didn’t inherit my job or my income, and I
> worked to get where I am. Given the economy,
> there’s no retirement in sight, and I’m tired.
> Very tired.
>
> I’m tired  of being told
> that I have to “spread the wealth” to people who
> don’t have my work ethic. I’m tired of being
> told the government will take the money I
> earned, by force if necessary, and give it to
> people too lazy to earn it.
>
> I’m tired  of being told
> that Islam is a “Religion of Peace,” when every
> day I can read dozens of stories of Muslim men
> killing their sisters, wives and daughters for
> their family “honor”; of Muslims rioting over
> some slight offense; of Muslims murdering
> Christian and Jews because they aren’t
> “believers;” of Muslims burning schools for
> girls; of Muslims stoning teenage rape victims
> to death for “adultery;” of Muslims mutilating
> the genitals of little girls; all in the name of
> Allah, because the Qur’an and Sharia law tells them to.
>
> I’m tired  of being told
> that, out of “tolerance for other cultures,” we
> must let Saudi Arabia use our oil money to fund
> mosques and madrassa Islamic schools to preach
> hate in America and Canada, while no American
> nor Canadian group is allowed to fund a church,
> synagogue or religious school in Saudi Arabia to
> teach love and tolerance..
>
> I’m tired  of being told I
> must lower my living standard to fight global
> warming, which no one is allowed to debate.
>
> I’m tired  of being told
> That drug addicts have a disease, and I must
> help support and treat them, and pay for the
> damage they do. Did a giant germ rush out of a
> dark alley, grab them, and stuff white powder up
> their noses while they tried to fight it off?
>
> I’m tired  of hearing
> wealthy athletes, entertainers and politicians
> of both parties talking about innocent mistakes,
> stupid mistakes or youthful mistakes, when we
> All know they think their only mistake was
> getting caught. I’m tired of people with a sense
> Of entitlement, rich or poor.
>
> I’m real tired  of people who
> don’t take responsibility for their lives and
> actions. I’m tired of hearing them blame the
> government, or discrimination or big-whatever
> for their problems.
>
> Yes, I’m damn tired. But I’m also glad to
> be 73.. Because, mostly, I’m not going to have
> to see the world these people are making. I’m
> just sorry for my granddaughters and grandsons.
>
> Robert A. Hall is a Marine Vietnam veteran who served
> five terms in the Massachusetts State Senate.
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