So true! This link contains the story of a 1500's nun who made a 40-year pact with the devil, who first appeared to her while she was at church, as a 5-year-old child. Also, reading St. Padre Pio's accounts of the many shapes and forms in which the devil appeared to him are chilling! http://www.mysticsofthechurch.com/2011/12/sister-magdalena-of-cross-nun-who-made.html
First Edition, Black Beauty by Anna Sewell.With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time. While forthrightly teaching animal welfare, it also teaches how to treat people with kindness, sympathy, and respect.
As much as you might cringe in pain (momentarily that is) remember those who truly love you? Their words, their sincerity, their values, their morals, their hopes for you? Never-never fade with time. - CL