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God?

"God?" Continued...

Issue: "Against all odds," May 30, 1998

So, children ambush children and slaughter them. Children share illicit relationships, then kill their newborn babies. Children know Johnny Bravo but they don't know God. And we wonder what's wrong with our world. But we shouldn't. The wonder, instead, is that our world is no worse than it is.

I often remember our little bookstore friend. She's eleven now, and I wonder if she yet knows who made Big Bird.

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