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Thou Shall Not Kill Unless...
by Felix LeRoy Perry

Monday, July 31, 2006
Rated "PG" by the Author.
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This is not meant as a reflection on the people of any one nation but on the outlook of people of the whole world, I do not now or never will condone terrorism but to brutally murder and slay by wholesale dmolition bombing of an entire race because of the actions of others is sheer madness and why aren't we up in arms to stop it (pardon the pun) but is this really the answer?


Thou Shalt Not Kill Unless…



Jesus loves me this I know cause the bible tells me so…

I’m glad he loves me because across the line in Lebanon

he doesn’t love the children there I guess


Amazing Grace, how sweet the sound, that saves…

Nope again will not save you if you live in Lebanon


When the roll is called up yonder, when the roll…

Don’t count on seeing any Lebanese they’ll all be fried


Jesus loves the little children…all the little children of the world

Hm guess they pulled Lebanon off the map (or bombed it off)


Take the hand of the hand of the man who calmed the waters

That is unless your hand is from the country of Lebanon


There’s a family bible on the table, it’s pages…

Not telling the world to look the other way while men, women and children are being genocided  to death in the name of killing terrorists, isn’t it time the world spoke up and called for an end to this barbaric way of warfare.




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Reviewed by K. Mulroney 8/7/2006
I have to disagree. I believe we ALL have a right to defend ourselves, bit I do not get into political arguements here. I do however appreciate your passion!
Reviewed by Huda Orfali 8/2/2006
I'm glad you decided to post it, felix

I was beginning to get tired of carrying the load alone for calling for a ceasefire

and saving the civilians in Lebanon.

However, I don't see their names on your poem yet

I like Michael's interpretation of the miracle

I talked about that in my poem We who are dying salute you.

May our voice be finally heard

I also salute Senaor Hagel for crying out "Stop this madness"

Love and peace


Reviewed by Michael Wells 8/2/2006
Very brave write, felix
Jesus turned the water into wine in Qana
and Israel turned it into blood of the innocent
But isn't wine the blood of Christ
Then Jesus turned water into blood
Perhaps he did it in Qana to warn us that blood of the innocent will be spilled there
Great work
God bless - Mich
Reviewed by Connie Hinnen Cook 8/2/2006
How much would you pay to have your child love you of her own free will? If God had made cookie-cutter robots we'd all love Him. But since He allows us to choose Him of our own free will, sin and war reign on earth. We mortals cannot fathom the depth of God's love. But we can see with our own eyes what it has cost. As Panda wrote, evil men use Lebanese children as human shields. The evil on earth exists because God gives us free choice. That's how important it is to the Creator's heart that we accept and follow Him of our own volition. If this were not true, Christ would not have had to die for mankind's sins. He loves you, Fee. Like it or not. :)
Reviewed by Ch'erie de Perrot 8/2/2006
These are only the beginnings of sorrows...

Like A woman who travails in labour, desperate to give birth, it gets worse before it gets better, and the rejoicing comes.

" The Victor is sure,
The Victory secure
but till judgment
we all must endure"

I respect and appreciate your feelings Fee.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 8/1/2006
Bold. Eye-opening. Thought provoking. Controversial. Maybe. But needed to be said...heartbreaking how we judge others. Excellent message in this one! Well done, Fee!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*® 8/1/2006
My Dear Friend Felix,

Your heart shines brightly in this piece ... yes, I can see it now, even before the sun has set!

Thank You, my brother, for sharing these words of compassion. Thoughts and words are powerful and we can use them to either build up or destroy. I am eternally grateful whenever I discover souls like you who are in favour of Life.

Love & Light,
Reviewed by john zimmerman 8/1/2006
a good write -- see Apostacy --2006. n it I expressed like thoughts

as i said in my comments there I do not care who started it I want to know who is human enough to stop

only the power of the pen, more especially the power of poetry, can recall people to sanity

In the Name of the Muse
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 8/1/2006
Oh you are spot on Felix..WAR STINKS!!

I understand that God said turn the other cheek...but damn he did not mention what to do when you get bullied!!

And These terrorists are damn BULLIES!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by J M 8/1/2006
Felix this is so powerful touched me war is so horrid and it brings nothing of worth. You captured an important fact in this one and touched me. Bless you

Reviewed by Miss Pandora 8/1/2006
Fee - You know how I feel on innocent suffering and that is happening here on both sides - however, the terrorists are hiding behind walls of human flesh knowing exactly the evil game they are playing - I truly believe this world has gone mad. What a dark planet we live on. Panda :)
Reviewed by Suzie Palmer 7/31/2006
Yes indeed Felix!! Deep karmically inspired words Felix! You write like the brave man you are and God Bless you for posting it! Remember true evil lies in the silence of the good. Your words cry of the insanity of the situation: "he doesn’t love the children there I guess" ... It shows there is no God involved... simply fear-driven madness...
Sanskrit meaning of 'War' is 'More cows' = more land. It's not about religion at all. 'Holy' land... couldn't have been made any more unholy.
Love the power of your compassion...
Reviewed by karen beecher (Reader) 7/31/2006
I am for ending the wars too, but that will never happen. I think that God is taking the children to live with him to keep them from suffering here on earth. There will be war until the end of time and we can probably never get rid of all the terrorist in the world. So the next time you feel so sad about the children, just picture them in heaven singing in heaven's choir.
Reviewed by jude forese 7/31/2006
right on, Felix ... this happens to all sides in war ... such a waste of life ...
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter 7/31/2006
The innocent make the numbers go up in all wars. Killing and maiming innocent children and families serves absolutely no purpose. For every number that increses so too...are the sins of the "humans"... responsible. This is murder.
I'm with you Fee.
Love,peace and harmony.

By the way...AD is acting up again. I wasn't notified of the ones I track. I found out by coming here and logging in. Let's get this fixed people...please! SkdeV
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen 7/31/2006
Reviewed by Felix Perry 7/31/2006
PS I deliberated whether I should post this for I know there will be many who will condem the words I say and the message I am sending out but I do believe there will be just as many who agree with me and maybe our voices will be heard for a return to sanity.

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