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September 11, 2016 | 876 views | 3 comments

(9/11 has NOT been forgotten)

I half expected it, my whole life it had been this way. Sadly, I didn't have a clue to what extent.

I was told I had offended someone.

First, it was because I was not educated enough and not religiously disciplined enough. Of course, because of the above, I wasn't earning enough, wasn't saving enough, wasn't able to spend enough and didn't buy the right stuff. So, I studied, applied myself, sacrificed, worked hard, got promoted and purchased stuff. The years passed and then I was told I had offended someone. I had become too educated, too religious and had prospered too much. Frankly, I was ostracized because I thought too much, worked too much, had too much, and if I took time off, I was told I rested too much.

Someone was offended by my conclusions, my opinions, my choices, my convictions, my ethics, my morals, my beliefs, my God, my modesty, my possessions and my position. They said it offended them because they didn't like my conclusions or anything else that made me, me.

They were offended that I made a wage but I was to send it to them in increasing amounts. They were offended that I budgeted my own income but wanted to give themselves a raise and they couldn't do it without my money. They were offended that I was offended!

They were offended that I didn't open my Community to who they wanted to live with me who they invited who were offended at my Community standards and that we would have to pay for them and change to accommodate their being offended.

Well, someone was offended by my color, my nationality, my ancestry, my culture, my whole race and because of it, I had to make amends for everything everybody didn't like about me, my people and what made me, me.

You can only imagine how highly offended they actually became when I told them, "YOU'RE ALL FREAKIN' NUTS!" (hrg)
 
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HR Grimm  
La Vernia, TX  
September 11 at 7:40pm
 
A "Thank you" to all who take the time to respond. Each of you show the extent of this readership and you share with me a little of who you are. Every time a link is opened in any of the WCN BLOGS it is counted. ... More ›

 
Naive no more  
Reality Ville  
September 11 at 7:05pm
 
Great article - very well written. There are many of us that long ago got weary of the BS called political correctness. Those that want to use it for their agenda's are losing their grip and looking very foolish to many. ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
September 11 at 5:14pm
 
Not politically correct! I LIKE! :)

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