Day 11:54 am

  • Seek Respect


    Lessons from life

    Seek Respect, not attention, it lasts longer.

    This pet portrait in reverse painting on glass offers a message to every being, feline or human who is ready to mature. Even though it seems that in todays society being mature is no longer an aspired goal, I suppose there are still some adults remaining in the world.  Whether the message is accepted or acted upon is another matter.

    I can only hope that my vision of this is limited, and maybe I am not seeing the whole picture, but what I have been seeing in so many public places is the attitude of ‘rules are meant to be broken’, usually accepted by the eternal adolescents who never want to grow up.  Some of these who never wish to seek respect, and would rather remain the ‘eternal adolescents’ that I think of them as. Some of them are 40 and 50 plus years old!.

    What is it that adult people who somehow end up in a car accident think they have to gain by screaming and flailing their arms at the responding police?  The police responded to serve and protect.  To clean up and sort out the mess that has been made.  And yet I have witnessed this on public highways.  I probably take things too seriously when I hope for people to gain insight  and seek respect, but that does not mean that I will give up.

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