The Smallest Minority on earth is the individual. Those who deny individual rights cannot claim to be defenders of minorities. - Ayn Rand
You surely are right Kevin. Echo sucks. It ate my correction as it destroyed my original.
Wow. You *are* getting Pratchett.
Yep! Now you know why **I** read Pratchett.
He carefully disassembles a whole slew of social issues.
People are content to wait a long time for salvation, but prefer dinner to turn up inside an hour.
This makes me think of something else someone sent me a bit ago, that supposedly turned up on Twitter somewhere. File this one as reason #1 why I don't consider myself a Christian, despite the fact that I agree with most of what they claim to believe:
To most Christians, the Bible is like a software license. Nobody actually reads it. They just scroll to the bottom and click "I agree."
'Night Watch' was the first Pratchett book I read; damn good way to start.