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...there's a picture of a girl whose hand you'll never hold.

Richard F Vince
the day will come when we can no longer think in our selfish, short term, insular ways, because we'll have run out of short terms. everything will be a complete mess, and we'll wonder how that came to be. we seemed to be doing so well. but it will turn out that we've taken too much care of ourselves in the present to give ourselves a future. short term loss can lead to long term gain. if only more people could admit that and make a few short term sacrifices for the good of us all.
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