Tuesday, June 29, 2004[posted by jaed at 12:54 AM]
Occasionally, I read a short sentence somewhere that causes me to stop for a moment, all thought knocked out of my head, feeling as though I'd just run painlessly but firmly into a brick wall.
One ricpic does it to me today, on a recent Roger Simon post on Ellis Island. In the midst of a group discussion of ancestry and everyone's families' immigration experiences and history:
If it weren't for America I would be nothing but a heap of ashes.
I may post more on this subject later.