A Lesson In Good And Evil

A fine look into man’s struggle of good & evil.

The Jittery Goat

th[4]Daily Prompt: Wicked Witch

Write about evil: how you understand it (or don’t), what you think it means, or a way it’s manifested, either in the world at large or in your life.

Evil exists. It is manifested by either our own personal desires and often ignited by a response to an external force or event.

Conscience or a greater external force prevents evil acts.

Years ago a wise man taught me a lesson. He said, “What if you found a quarter on the ground, what would you do?”

“I would first see if it belonged to someone,” I said. “And if not, keep it for myself.”

“But is it yours?” He said.

“Finders keepers losers weepers,” I said.

“Nice, a nice bit of philosophy by which to lead your life,” he said sardonically. “And it even rhymes. The point is, is it yours? Did you earn it, inherit it, or…

View original post 1,006 more words

Advertisements
Standard

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s