scouts-l Mail Archive for June of 2000: Re: Scouter to Scout e-mail issue
Mick Cole (MicCCole@AOL.COM
Wed Jun 28 2000 - 19:25:07 CDT
In a message dated 6/25/2000 9:05:34 AM SA Western Standard Time,
> Scouting, I've often thought, is just like how many people describe their
> church -- not a museum for the perfect, but a hospital for the sick.
While very few of us are likely to claim anything close to perfection, it
seems extremely unfair to the vast majority of scouts and scouters to
characterize Scouting as "a hospital for the sick." IMHO, doing so simply
trivializes the behavior at issue.
SM, Troop 62