Wednesday, May 31, 2006

Moishe, Mouskovitz and heaven

Well, I wasn’t sure what to call him...I thought either one of those names would do. Turns out I can use both, since there’s been two of them instead of one. Perhaps this was an effort to “name my fear”. It’s bad. I think MK’s should be relatively fearless when it comes to little critters, but I am much afraid of mice. Quite terrified even.

I tell you this so that you take it seriously and don’t ever tease me about it, because if you do my faith in humanity will be severely damaged. Forgiveness yes, but my forgiveness as a person only reaches to a certain extend and I think putting a mouse near me is really crossing the boundary there.

Some guys have been very good to me by making it their expedition to catch Moishe and Mouskovitz. They’re gone now…heaven…I’m sure my friends are also grateful, because I haven’t talked about much else recently. (c;

Anyway, I’ve been making a fool of myself in a number of ways lately. Wolter mentioned the “hitchhike to heaven”. I went with a guy called Job to ask people at the train station whether they could show us the way. This led to some interesting conversations. One man even thought he didn’t need heaven because in his life-time scientists are bound to invent something to stop the ageing process and allow us to live forever!

It’s cool to go out and talk to people randomly about what they believe. It’s amazing how they take time to think about something that really isn’t very much on their minds (or maybe it is somehow, but it doesn’t show). Although I do find it frustrating that heaven isn’t real for them as it is for me. It helps to know where you’re going, if you want to get there.


Check out www.Breeze.be/hemel
(in Dutch)

3 comments:

annegreet said...

Of course it's another mistake to think we've reached the end of the mouse-story...spotted another this morning. The mouse-catcher has arrived and will keep coming here for a while. No more about this. It's getting old.

Zot Konijn said...

Wat ga je dan doen in de hemel als je daar Moishe & Mouskovitz tegen 't lijf loop -en als blijkt da je nog steeds bang bent van muizen-...? ;)

annegreet said...

De hemel is volgens mij een plek waar ik niet bang ben voor muizen (of waar ze niet zijn, één van de twee). ;)