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DwhG-fpcC seeks to mend ways

I, like (a previous) letter writer, am a decent, white heterosexual, God-fearing patriotic conservative Christian. His letters about dwhG-fpcCs and our stupidity helped me understand how stunted I was – they made me want to grow.

I considered taking up indecency, but realized the exposure might land me in jail. I was born white, a flaw that I do not know how to correct. I am told that, like my skin color, my sexual orientation is hereditary and beyond my control.

I was raised a God-fearing Christian. To escape scorn, I tried to discard my religious beliefs, but they kept returning to haunt me, as did my patriotic belief that the United States is the most just and meritocratic society in recorded history.

Maybe if I try hard enough, I can escape the conservative label by judging individuals around me based on their race, religions and sexual orientation, rather than their individual merit.

(To the letter-writer): If I can surmount the dread dwhG-fpcC label, maybe you can, too.

Doug Donesky

Nevada City

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