The fox and the fetus

The fox and the fetus A fox's life is taken; there is an uproar. An unborn child's life is taken; there is silence. Speak out for the fox; get praised. Speak out for the unborn child; get criticized. A fox has a right to live (as it should). A yet-to-be-

A fox’s life is taken; there is an uproar.

An unborn child’s life is taken; there is silence.

Speak out for the fox; get praised.

Speak out for the unborn child; get criticized.

A fox has a right to live (as it should).

A yet-to-be-born child has no rights.

Something doesn’t seem right.

I wonder, what constitutes a civilized society?

What will future generations (if they survive) think of us?

Are we so self-centred that our own interests come before the life of another human?

Norman Hajian

Whitehorse