Thank you ever so much, Dunja, for your kind sharing of the grief. Yes, this List is indeed an oasis of communion. Regards. ~ CR Dunja Seselja <[log in to unmask]> wrote: Hey CR, I forgot to say I was very sorry to hear the news from your home were so bad. That always sucks a lot... Humans are, at least statistically seen, stupid; I simply don't see any other answer to the troubles of this world. I can only say it's good to make such small oasis (even though they might be "virtual" ones) with people who speak the same language. It feels good. Dunja --- cr mittal wrote: > It's so bizarre on the news front at home (in > India). > And I must sit in my armchair indulging in the > dialectic > of time and consciousness. I just learnt of a > journalist > held hostage in Afghanistan by the Taaliban and > beheaded. > O God, shall this world ever listen to you who are > said to be > at the heart of things? When, my Lord, when? And > for how > long shall "the world" go on on its metalled ways? > O it's so cruel! And my tears are frozen -- > they'll > never cause a deluge to drown these cries. > Nor my soul salvage one soul. > > ~ CR > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com --------------------------------- New Yahoo! Messenger with Voice. Call regular phones from your PC and save big.