Revenge is not so sweet
What is revenge? It is saying, “I’ll pay that man back for what he did!” Have you ever heard anyone say that? There is a strong drive to personally set the scales in balance. That type of phrase is actually in the Bible. Here is that verse:
29 Do not say, “I’ll do to them as they have done to me; I’ll pay them back for what they did.” (Proverbs 24:29–NIV)
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So I sat down and read my way through the 12th chapter of this book. Blue and Ginny take the next step and meet an attorney who will begin to put into play the legal cards toward justice. Blue (and us!) was spared recounting the details of his ordeal as the attorney merely read police report. A little language spilled, but it, too, pulled back from the heaviness of last chapter. [Read more…]