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  • Water, weather and human endeavors usually take a path of least resistance.

    • Tornadoes screaming across Nebraska and Oklahoma
    • Mississippi River flood waters rushing to Delacroix
    • Doing what has always been done because it’s always been done this way
    • Making an excuse instead of doing the work
    • Lying to avoid reality

    It’s often tempting, almost irresistible and, like a body in motion, can be inexorable. The path of least resistance is a slippery slope leading into the abyss.

    Photo from Flickr Creative Commons - Martin Howard
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