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02/09/11 at 06:18 PM by CannonBall!
|Did you ever hear that if you put your ear to a sea shell|
youíd hear the ocean? Well, I put my ear to a conch my mom brought
home from her dozenth trip to Florida (God, I hope she moves there someday.)
and all I heard was the fluids in my ear and brain. I listened closer
and still heard nothing. Admittedly, I went in skeptically so maybe the faith wasnít there. i guess if you believe in something enough itíll come
true. maybe. Did you ever hear if you step on a crack youíll break your
motherís back? And when you were angry at your mother did you ever stomp
on a crack in hopes of snapping her spine? I hope I wasnít the only one. Iím glad I didnít believe in that enough for it to happen. And do you ever want something
so much that it hurts? Itís something you write in your notebooks every
day. Itís something you think about at night while you wait to sleep. Itís something youíd sell your left hand for.
but it never
Maybe the faith isnít there.
Maybe Iím not believing hard enough.
Then I remember Thomas.
He lived, traveled, and ate with Christ. Yet,
he still doubted the resurrection.
I am Thomas.
Show me the holes in the hands
and Iíll show you some faith.
Is this a test?
I was never good at these sorts of things.