In a Perfect World...
***** a person should feel as good at 90 as he did at 17, and he would
actually be as smart as he thought he was at 17.
***** you could give away a baby bed without getting pregnant.
***** forget-me-nuts would stimulate the memory.
***** doing what was good for you would be what you enjoyed doing the
***** pro baseball players would complain about teachers being paid con-
tracts worth millions of dollars.
***** people would always have good reasons to be optimistic.
***** you would never fumble, but if you did, you would recover the ball
***** the mail would always be early, the check would always he in the
mail, and it would be written for more than you expected.
***** potato chips might have calories, but if you ate them with dip, the
calories would be neutralized.
***** if the guy from the government said to you, “I’m here to help,” not
only would he mean it, hut he’d do it.
***** first impressions wouldn’t count for nearly as much as ultimate
***** winning might he a nice thing, hut that would be about all.
***** all people could expect to be accepted.
***** every once in a while at least, a kid who always closed the door
softly would be told, “Go back and slam the door.”
----John Gratton in Drexel, Mo. STAR
Vol. 147, No. 880, August 1995. (Pg. 68)
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