posted on Sep, 13 2012 @ 01:54 PM
reply to post by mamabeth
I am trapped between two worlds.
Take heart. So am I. Imagine a world where your whole family is strictly Republican (voted for Bush, voting for Romney), are churchbots and believe
strongly in John Wayne and Ronald Reagan. Are we retching yet? They go to the zoo, circuses and Disney Land, read Time Magazine and watch Judy
Woodruff on PBS News Hour.
If I want to find out whats what in that world, all I have to do is show up at family gatherings, where they all poke fun at the black sheep (me) and
talk endlessly about themselves, their money and their stuff.
I must say that I was totally brainwashed as a child, reared in the US by Narcissists, church and state TV. At great cost to my psyche and soul, I
have shed that cocoon and flown that mind set. Now I understand a bit more about the world, and I am stronger for it. I have been on both sides of the
Won't get fooled again.