He drew a circle that shut me out-
Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout.
But Love and I had the wit to win:
We drew a circle that took him in!
-Edwin MarkhamWelcome to my Country.Brian L. Smith
Maine First:It is one of those things that, in or out of "context", sounds pretty bad. In fact, it sounds so bad I wondered if you were joking, at first.
TJC -Perhaps I did phrase that wrong. At the time of writing it sounded right... but after George isolated that section - and I've done more thinking - it does sound extreme. Erase that whole sentance from your mind. I stand by the rest of the post.I didn't mean 'religious tolerance,' so much as I meant 'Christian religion intolerance.'