At first, I was surprised by the tsunami of rage I felt even though I had been expecting the decision. Then, remembering what it was like to be a young woman before Roe, I felt deep, deep pain- a kind of PTSD. Against the background of the Jan 6 committee revelations, the decision about guns, this is almost unbearable. What has America become?
A place where I don't want to be. I am hurting for the the next generation.
It is indeed a devastating time.
I'm not sure what to do today... Just took a long walk but that didn't help.
This is really hard. We need to fight back, but it will have to be tomorrow.
Great post! You are so right!!
Yes. I have hope, but it's still hard.
It's difficult not to feel hopeless.
I go back and forth Judy. When I do something about this tragedy I feel better.
This is punishment and control of all persons by a minority which may have power now, yet the majority will overcome
with the strength of social re-connection.
I admire your courage Elizabeth. Thanks.
Sean, You have given me the inspiration for my next essay. We will re-connect! I sent it to the Newburyport Daily News.