Bertha does not know it, but today is
her day. Bertha lives in a nursing home called Shadyside Manor. In
Shadyside, a nurse nicknamed "The Ripper" works the day shift.
The Ripper enters Bertha's room carrying a loaded syringe. Bertha said,
"I know you. You are the one they call 'The Ripper.' They call you
'The Ripper' because you used to do abortions. I also know why you have
that syringe. You are going to kill me aren't you?" The Ripper
replied, "Now, now, all I do is help people." Bertha said,
"You don't help people, you kill them." The Ripper grabs
Bertha's arm and says "stick." Bertha replied, "I don't
want to die, I want to l…"
This message first appeared in
February, 2009, in the Virtual Church
web site at http://www.findthepower.com