With all the turmoil going on in the world today we hear a great deal about refugees and the challenges they face. I can't imagine what it must be like for them especially when whole families can be wiped out instantly during their treacherous treks.
The recent story and photo of that little boy's body washing up on shore was really heartbreaking and is a life cut short that should not have happened.
Why this world will not accommodate all peoples and their dreams of a livable life is beyond me. So much selfishness and hatred is just not necessary.
Most of us want only one thing out of life – to fulfill their dream of a better life for our loved ones.
Right now the cry is: “Black Life Matters”! I totally understand it but this is only partially true. In reality it should be: “All Life Matters”, from the just conceived child to that person who may be seconds away from the end of their corporeal existence – “All Life Matters”, period!
Here is a story of what refugees brought with them when fleeing their homeland – what would you have in your bag: