If the state and federal governments could just refrain from legislating how two consenting adults decide to live together as a couple, we could get past the legal wrangling over manufactured issues and get on with some real problems. There are too many to name, but how about adopting some simple gun control legislation? Or asking what should be done about teenage boys who rape a girl and then brag about it?
“Huh”, you say: “What planet have you been living on?” Yeah, I get it; I know how the real world works: There are the self-appointed moral police, the special interest groups and big business, not to mention plain-old evil thinking people, all of whom make it their life’s work to influence our lawmakers. Yeah, but wouldn’t we be lucky people if just a few of these ignorant souls could get their heads out of their asses?____________
I wrote this for the Week 70 Trifecta Writing Challenge where we are to write a 33-333 word composition using the word “lucky” in the context of producing a favorable result by chance.
I am late entering this week due to having some surgery which came out ok, but which had me tied up with doctors and hospitals all week. I mention this only because I may not see as many of the other entries as I usually do, especially now that there are so many.
Your comments are appreciated.