Jun 4 2014

A story that I will never forget is the one my friend Amy shared about her experience in the training center for the Peace Corps back in the 80s. The fresh-faced recruits would be sent to places where animal sacrifice was the norm; therefore, the powers that be decided they needed to be hardened up. The recruits set about killing rabbits and chickens and goats. After the killing spree, Amy went down to the river and started bawling her face off. Another recruit came up and hugged her. She said they stood in the middle of that river for a long time, hugging each other and crying. Oh, and someone did use the testicles of the goat to make a purse– Read More >