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Too Much Blessing

 

January 21, 2021



Do not ask God to Bless America again.

We, who are already overly blessed,

A nation with more food than it needs-

More toys than our children can play with-

More football games and concerts than we can count.

More swimming pools and three car garages than we can fill.

We who see mourning as a chance to print a t-shirt

Made in secret sweatshops in California.

We who hand our little flags to fly in strangers’ faces.

We who say “with liberty and justice for all”, if you look like me.

We who look on Lady Liberty with pride and forget she is about the tired, poor, huddled masses.

We who do...



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