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Posted: Sep. 8, 2002
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If You Were Granted Three Wishes...
If You Were Granted Three Wishes...
What would you wish for?
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| Wishes ||Jan 28th. at 11:39:47 pm UTC|
|stone (ny) ||Age: 18 - Email |
1. The serenity to accept the things I cannot change.
2. The courage to change the things I can.
3. The wisdom to know the difference.
Yes, I know this originated as a Christian prayer and is now widely used by Alcoholics Anonymous and other recovery groups, but isn't it really much more universal that that? In my opinion, this hints at the self-empowerment that is the basis of all magickal workings. To successfully work magick, we must know what we can acheive and have a path to a goal in mind, we must have courage and confidence in our own power, and we must have the restraint to use our magic wisely towards useful goals.
A final wish -- though I want not to call it such, as it is very much within human means and does not require any divine power to achieve -- is that both Pagans and Christians, as well as Jews and Muslims, and people of all faiths would end their hatred and fear of people of other faiths, and realize that underneath each of our peculiar customs and beliefs, every religion in the world teaches love for the whole of humanity.
| My Wishes Are Somewhat Cliche But Heartfelt ||Jan 28th. at 11:59:09 pm UTC|
|Red Bear (Alabama) ||Age: 28 - Email |
1) World peace - to finally see the day when men look past religious, social and racial differences
to see the humanity and divinity in all fellow man
2) An end to impoverishment and socio-economic classes - to finally see the day when money holds no
power over man and all live as equals, everyone working toward bettering themselves and those
around them, helping those in need
3) A greater realization of the spirit world by all and an end to the closed-minded skepticism which
clouds the "normal" view of the world and causes those same people who cry for acceptance and
equality to view all of us with "special abilities" to be strange, deranged and dangerous to their
view of society
| My Three Wishes ||Jan 29th. at 12:09:10 am UTC|
|ladydragonheart (kingsport,TN) ||Age: 24 - Email |
If I were so lucky as to have three wishes they would be the following:
1. I would Wish for World peace and tolerance of one another. No more "religious wars". What is so religious about war anyway??
2. I would secondly wish to win the lottery so that I could provide a very good life for all of my family and to have the ability to open my Theraputic ridding center for physically and mentally challenged adults and children. ( free to those who would like to participate)
3. My final wish which goes along with the first one, I would wish that no one had ever came up with the technology or even the ideas for any type of bombs. We ahould protect Mother Earth, not blow holes in her!!!
| 3 Wishes ||Jan 29th. at 2:03:16 am UTC|
|Jennifer (St.Charles MO) ||Age: 17 - Email |
If I were granted three wishes, I would ask for:
1. Ending hunger in all the world.
2. Preventing all animals from not having a person to love and be cared for.
3. Having either Elijah Wood or Hayden Christensen fall in love with me after having known each other for, let's be safe and go with 5 months, and then wanting to marry me. :)
| My Wishes Are Usually On A Smaller Scale......... ||Jan 29th. at 2:09:37 am UTC|
|Mateseia (Manitoba, Canada) ||Age: 40 - Email |
......but I'going to take advantage of this and go 'big'
Wish # 1 - free access to all education at any level
Wih # 2 - That everyone rows one big garden, every year, and then shares
it's abundance in some way
Wish #3 - That we used a barting system instead of a monetary system
| When Do We Get To Have Three Wishes......May Seem Selfish ||Jan 29th. at 2:42:23 am UTC|
|Anthea Metcalf (South Africa) ||Age: 33 - Email |
1. That i would find my place in this world.
2. There was no such thing as animal or child abuse.
3. 'What goes around comes around' would really go to those who deserved it.
| Get Me A Lamp 2 Rub ||Jan 29th. at 4:48:58 am UTC|
|Araelus Stormwolf (England) ||Age: 32 - Email |
Three wishes? MMMM!!! What would I do, I could End World Hunger, Create a Pagan Utopia, here on Earth. But I don't feel so enlightened today so I'm going to dish out my wrath and try to be a little origional.
1. Turn all politicians instantly into Lab mice. See hew they like to be experimented on and social engineered.
2. I want the kind of magick seen in Movies, I could then travel the world doing good, That's what I'd use it for Honest!!!
3. All those who try to push their religious beleifs on others, and harm others with their thoughts, words and deeds would be turned into Dung Beetles, a creature used to being in the Crap.
BB Stormwolf out
| None ||Jan 29th. at 7:07:03 am UTC|
|jerry dewoody (drewcounty) ||Age: 35 - Email - Web|
1. get money to live on rest my life
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| Three????? ||Jan 29th. at 7:07:45 am UTC|
|Aphrael Lee (Netherlands) ||Age: 30 - Email |
1. I would replace all male politicians by mothers, more peace in the world.
That's my only wish for today.
| My Wish??? ||Jan 29th. at 8:34:33 am UTC|
|Todd Louis (Queens NYC) ||Age: 29 - Email |
I would wish that paine,sorrow,sufforing and the Blindnes of the Human race would end. To relise thar Lies of Religons Govenments and exuses to Control one another were all pointliss!!! That they would lern from thar passed and would live life for life!!! oh If only I could have a Wish....
| Priorities ... ||Jan 29th. at 10:19:27 am UTC|
|asxsa (Japan) ||Age: 0 - Email |
First energy: To be one with the spirits of the 'Spirit World'! Second energy: To link further with the spirits of the 'Middle World': The place of the Sacred Circle. Third energy: To be further led by the spirits into deeper knowkedge of the realm of the 'Sensual Living World'.
| Wishes Of The Day ||Jan 29th. at 1:12:13 pm UTC|
|Veronica (Jacksonville, Florida) ||Age: 18 - Email |
If I could make three wishes and have them granted, they would be...
a.) To have more ethnicity incorporated in the House Of Representatives.
b.) To legalize marijuanna and have the proceeds go toward paying for
taxes, as well as repaying our debts.
c.) And lastly, to have the Venezuelen government and their dictator Hugo Chavez,be
replaced by Leftp-Winged Liberalists.
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