Two young men walked shoulder to shoulder, talking quietly under the hot summer sun.
“I don’t know,” Harry said. “I just can’t accept the idea that there is some sort of being that is in control of everything.” He looked at his friend and raised his brows in challenge. “And I don’t think there’s anything when you die. I think you just die and that’s the end.”
“But,” argued John, “why are we here then? What’s the point of this life if we just waste it away and then die without ever doing anything important?”
“I think we are here to have fun, to do what we want to do. I mean, it’s my life; why can’t I do what I want when I want?”
John thought about that question, knowing there should be an answer, but he didn’t know what it was.
This is a great short story by Drusilla over at Drusilla Mott. We all have to make a choice where God is concerned, and not making a choice is making a choice…against God. If you like short stories, this a great read.
To continue reading please head on over to http://drusillamott.wordpress.com/2012/02/24/the-fork-in-the-road-a-short-story/
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