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Fwd: Lights on America for Littleton, Colorado

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MaryAnn Kohl (maryann)
Thu, 22 Apr 99 22:02:07 -0700

Anyone who might like to do this is welcome to join.
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Date: 04/22 3:30 PM
Received: 04/22 9:26 PM
From: Gail Hariton, hariton

Turn On Your Lights for America

As I was driving to work this morning I passed by an elementary school
noticed that the flag had been lowered to half-mast in memory of the
and their families in Littleton, Colorado. What a wonderful gesture that
simple act is. But, I thought to myself, what can I do to show others
that I
too am deeply affected by this tragedy.

Turn on a light. Turn on my headlights. Turn on my porch light. Put a
in your window. But how do I get this message to others? Use the
I'm sending this message to everyone on my email list and am asking that
do the same.

I am going to turn on my headlights on Friday morning on my way to work,
Saturday as I run my errands and especially on Sunday as I go to my place
worship. I'm also going to turn on my porch lights on Friday, Saturday
Sunday night.

I'm going to turn on my lights for the families in Littleton to show them
that I care about them, that I feel the pain and hurt and heartache. I'm
going to turn on my lights for what is right about this country. I'm
going to
turn on my lights against the darkness, the anger and the prejudice. I
you will join me. One light is not much but put them together and we can
light up the world.

Turn on your lights - show that you stand for what is right about

And as you turn on your headlights and porch lights this weekend; turn on
light in your heart and soul. Show the world that this is not what
America is
all about. With your light shining bright, along with others, we can come
together (if only for a brief moment) and combat the evil that confronts

Please pass this email on to everyone on your address list. Lets see if
can get this message to everyone across this great country before Friday
morning and use lets the Internet for what it was intended - good.

Turn on your headlights Friday, Saturday and Sunday April 23, 24, and 25

Turn on your porch lights Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night April 23,
and 25

Light up America. Show that you care about what is right about our
Pass this email along as soon as possible.

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MaryAnn F. Kohl (WA)