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Re: Just Plain Fear

You're absolutely right - driving is the most dangerous thing we all do everyday.  Excellent point!  (BTW - redneck pics - great!!)


---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Zemuly@aol.com
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Sun, 16 Feb 2003 12:19:35 EST

>In a message dated 02/14/2003 1:31:20 AM Central Standard Time, 
>mtalt@hort.net writes:
>> .  My take is that people have no real clue what to do in
>> any emergency, not just nebulous terrorist attacks, so they panic and
>> go out and buy stuff to be doing something.
>Sorry I'm so late in replying to Marge's post.  (I've been busy doing Master 
>Gardener volunteer hours.)  My attitude toward the whole thing is, "I drive 
>on the highway."  I came to feel that way after I got an untreatable cancer 8 
>year after getting radiation therapy to cure my breast cancer.  It's now been 
>15 years since the first surgery and 8 years since the second.  I suppose 
>either could return, but (and this is my point) I drive on the highway 
>everyday and probably stand a greater chance of dying there.  I don't 
>unnecessarily endanger my life, but I am sure as the devil not going to waste 
>a minute of it being afraid of something I can't do anything about in the 
>first place!
>BTW, I paid $1.61+ for regular gas on Friday.
>zone 7
>West TN
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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