Forgiving The Past

There’s a very tender exchange of comments about guilt and forgiveness, following an article on on the persecution of the Baha’i Community in Iran.

The first comment on the article by ‘Reader1′ is headed ‘I am Sorry’:

{josquote}Later, there is a response headed ‘Thank You – Reader1’{/josquote}

I was truly touched and became uncharacteristically emotional while reading this piece by Randolph Dobbs. For a long time I have been looking for an opportunity  to apologize to my Bahai ex-classmates and ex-neighbours for allowing myself to be brain washed by the men of religious pretensions to treat them with suspicion and mistrust. I have been waiting for a long time, nearly 35 years,  for an opportunity to let off the guilt bottled inside me on a public forum such as this. Thank you “”.

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