However, right after saying that – - and, I mean, the very first time – - I went for a walk, during which I passed road kill.
I’m a country rabbit, so this is not unusual, though obviously awful. And since I was musing on the motto, it was one of those days that a tiny, squashed being particularly hit home.
I continued my stroll and was immediately passed by a truck. In the back were three men, each with hunting rifles, and day glow-orange hats and vests. A daunting sight.
Road kill. Hunters. A message from the universe, for sure. Hence the following, improved, longer motto:
“Never doubt that one wee creature can change the world. But be ready to run like hell, and avoid morons.”
The second sentence is from a friend of mine. It might be misquoted, but she may have stolen it from Bugs Bunny, anyway, since she pronounced “morons” as “maroons,” accent on the second syllable. Read on. Oh, wait, (but wait, there’s more!) To get the most from this site, read these two blogs: What My Blog is Like and Social Media and Oral Tradition Ok, now read on!