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Grad School Diary: The Thesis

It amuses me now that one of the last things I did in college was to write a paper on the ridiculousness of the notion of God. How could rational beings believe that there is God? Look at this world! There seem better men than this God we are forced to 'create' and feed our miseries to. But here I am writing my thesis on God as the true definition of love, from the vantage point that we did not create God, (S)he created us. Weird, yes? Well, what is the point of reason if one cannot use it to seek the truth which is everywhere? It is rather obvious that what we call evil is minuscule in comparison to that which we declare to be good; we know evil only because we are often encircled in good; and for many of us, there are more days of beauty than ugliness, hence some are impatient when ill while others use the circumstance to be grateful for the abundant days of awesome health. But the purpose of this post is not to talk about God. Although it is beginning to feel like every sen…