[LMB] on atheism and environmentalism

Margaret Dean margdean56 at gmail.com
Mon Sep 12 22:21:48 BST 2011


To extend the metaphor a bit, how about adding a third child who is
told essentially the same as the first child -- "but only if you take
good care of the toy you have!"?


--Margaret Dean
  <margdean56 at gmail.com>


On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 9:48 AM, Becca <becca_price at yahoo.com> wrote:
> two children are given wonderful toys - one is told that, after his toy breaks, he'll be getting an even better one that will never, ever break.  The other child is told that this is the only toy he's ever going to get.
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> which child will take better care of his toy?
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> -becca
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