Questions worthy of consideration

What if everything that you believed was a lie? Would you be willing to turn around and walk away from it or would you go down with it in all of its flaming glory?
Both of those questions shout stand out, they should serve to cause us to pause and examine ourselves carefully, but more importantly they should cause us to examine the accusation itself. It is altogether too easy to just believe an accusation without doing a few things: examining the accusation itself and examining the character of the person making the accusation.
A lie is often times easy enough to sniff out, but some lies are so convincingly told that they seem like the truth. Every statement should be weighted with two countering points: experience and the facts of the matter. Experience varies, so it is not necessarily trustworthy, but it is relevant because in speaking of it the entirety of experience must be drawn upon. To limit experience to ones own realm might be foolish but to weight it in the entire experience of humanity one might be wise, but to weight it in the experience of those who claim such would be the prudent thing to do. The facts of the matter itself also lend a telling insight to the statement. if someone were to claim that “the sky is green”, as a blanket statement, the majority experience would flatly deny the matter and call it false. However, what if someone had experienced such a phenomenon, not just one, but several dozen, can we discount their experience wholesale, or should we examine the facts of the matter more closely?
The character of the person accused of lying is then placed under the microscope and upon such scrutiny we find that they had no reason to make such a lie, in fact that in proffering it, they suffered terribly for insisting upon their “green-sky tale”. In the examination, we find they made no profit from the claim, but merely insisted on the fact that one day they experienced such a phenomenon. In examining their character, we find that there was nothing to question their logical ability, for they wholly admitted that they had never had such an experience before or ever again, but this one day in particular, the sky was green.
Can they experience be forgotten, dismissed as a fantasy, an illusion. Maybe, but what of those who might still today have seen the sky turn green? Fortunately, we do know that there are certain meteorological phenomenon that can turn the sky green for a while, but I’m not talking about that necessarily, but using it allegorically for another fantastic claim that has significant historical and personal implications.
Death is something that every person has had or will have experience with. The transient nature of life moves so quickly, that our sky may be blue with people we care deeply for, and one day they are gone, absent from our lives, turning those skies green. Internally we know that this is wrong, that this should not occur, but we cannot explain why. Oh, we might have an excuse, be it accident, or disease, or some intentional act, but we know that it is wrong that it ought not be happening, but we are at a loss to explain why. Why must people die? Why must we experience death? If there is a God out there, why is he so cruel to let this befall us?
But let`s think about that for a second. If there is no God, why does it matter? Why do we feel the pain of death, the agony of separation from those we love? Why are we afraid of taking that final breath? Some might put it of as remnant superstition but what if there is more to it than that? What if it is it, in fact, instinct? If we know that there is something wrong, intrinsically wrong, with this life ending then there must be a reason for that and that reason must be a person, why else would we attempt to pass the blame, to level an accusation of wrongdoing if there was not such to attempt it upon?

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