Why do religious groups think that merely corralling someone in their doorway will be the basis of a sudden epiphany that leads to an entire change in religion and lifestyle?
* STOP *
Do not ring our doorbell or knock on our door if you are here to:
· Sell us something or ask for money,
· Talk to us about religion or politics,
· Or take our opinion for a survey.
If we do not know you or we did not invite you to our home as a guest, we do not want to talk with you. Please leave and do not disturb us. Thank you.
So that's what's been on my mind lately, especially now that the weather is warmer and I'm seeing more strangers in my neighborhood. If you read in the newspaper about a 21-year-old college student in the burn unit with melted ears, and a 37-year-old mother of two in jail on charges of, well, whatever it would be if I did let loose an ear-dropping stream of invective, then that will be me.