Is that a light at the end of the tunnel or is it just a train?

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  • 5 months ago
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    People who have dug themselves into a giant hole often think they can fix it by digging deeper and deeper.

    They say "It isn't a hole. It is a tunnel. Can't you see the light at the end?"

    All the while digging ever deeper. No one has ever seen that light.

    See "Vietnam War" for an example.

  • 5 months ago


    Old joke:

    The light at the end of the tunnel is that of an oncoming train.

  • Anonymous
    5 months ago

    train ................ ................. ................... .....................TRAIN !!!!

  • 5 months ago

    'The light at the end of the tunnel' was an analogy (is that what it is?) used a lot in the Vietnam War. When there really was no light, just tunnel.

    The thing is, sometimes there IS a light at the end of the tunnel. I believe that's true today. But seeing a light doesn't tell you how far away it is, and how long it will take to get there. And it seems a little farther away now than it did 4 years ago.

    I may get there with you, MLK said, but I want you to know tonight, that we, as a people, will get to the Promised Land.

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  • 5 months ago

    Who knows at this point

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