Second Thoughts



Think before you speak… Once a word is out, there is no catching up with it.



This slideshow requires JavaScript.



Written for The Daily Post: November 8, 2016. Second Thoughts

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “Second Thoughts

  1. Many of us were likely raised to combat namecalling with the catch phrase: “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” Sadly, words can hurt, especially when used in a hateful, hurtful manner.

    Liked by 2 people

    1. I remember that phrase so well and, as you say it’s a phrase that is so untrue. It is the words that hurt you, and those words stay with you for a very, very long time. Once they’ve been heard, they cannot be unheard. We need to be so careful about what we say, and how we say it.

      Liked by 2 people

I'd love to hear from you. It's nice to know other people are out there.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s