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Ba, Ba, Black Sheep

By T.R.Trevino, San Diego, CA

Not all that long ago, I would have said that I fit perfectly with my family. I was a good, young Christian. I was a good, young Republican. But I wanted to know the world, and I daresay I know it now, but not without a price.

I started with politics. I was immediately drawn to George Washington's words about the dangers of political parties. So, I learned about political parties. Not a whole lot, but enough to convince me that I didn't quite belong to any one party. So I became Independent. People, I have noticed, almost never vote for someone who is Independent. I can understand why-they don't represent one certain party beliefs and wishes. So I understood that I would probably never become president or anything like that.

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