Here's To Truth

Prairie Anthem

This is just me having some fun with the concept of truth and related statements regarding it. Like most concepts there is serious debate about its definition. Is it subjective or objective? Is it relative or absolute? I’ll leave those questions to the great philosophers. I have my thoughts, but I will just say, in my Mark Twain voice, “I don’t
This is just me having some fun with the concept of truth and related statements regarding it. Like most concepts there is serious debate about its definition. Is it subjective or objective? Is it relative or absolute? I’ll leave those questions to the great philosophers. I have my thoughts, but I will just say, in my Mark Twain voice, “I don’t know what the truth is, I just know it’s always true”!

Truth is a friend to some, but sure causes a lot of trouble for others. Has anything been more manipulated than truth? Yet, some believe it can set them free. It’s used in our legal system to ensure truth is spoken. Ya, sure, placing that hand on the Good Book and raising your right hand will always guarantee the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth.

Don’t get me wrong, I believe truth is important and in all seriousness I believe it’s a good thing, “so I’ve told some in my time”!
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