"You see everybody in your life in the context of you...YOUR mom, YOUR nemesis, whatever. But they do not see themselves that way. They see themselves as the center of history, just as you see yourself. This...can only be solved by empathy, an imperfect and incomplete tool (see my $90 monthly cable bill [while 2 billion people live on less than $60 a month]) but the best one we have."
I don't know what I think about this. I can't say that what had to happen to them to bring them to me is any part of a blessing. All of us are safe now. We all love each other and do our best not to let anger over the past ensnare us. That may be as close as I can come to calling us blessed.
Human hair in your bread? "If the package of bread you grab at your local market contain an ingredient called L-Cysteine, the best-case scenario is that it’s derived from poultry feathers. The worst case? Human hair." - Ten Weird Things That Are Not Vegetarian