Posted Sunday, August 16, 2009 04:45 AM
I would like to start by saying that this is really just a vent, a rant if you will. It's not intended for you specifically or anyone you may know. If you have input feel free to share it.
I am sick and tired of hearing about whether or not Michael Vick is “remorseful”, does he deserve a second chance? Blah blah blah! This has been racking my brain ever since Vick got out of prison. I’m starting to question whether people even know what remorseful means or not. Let me give you the definition. Remorse - deep and painful regret for wrongdoing; compunction. Now tell me…. Why on earth would Vick NOT REGRET what he did? What is he a heartless man? Look at everything he lost for over 2 years of his life. He was the highest paid QB in the league, and has 3 children with a loving mother. I’m sure he doesn’t regret what he did right? Idiots.
I saw an article about how Vick needs to show remorse through his actions. The title alone made me not want to even read it. What bothers me is that since Vick has been out of prison he has been working directly with youths and with the humane society to increase the awareness of dog fighting and to be a solution to the problem. So why are people still riding his tail? I don’t get it. The man has done everything right and people still protest him.
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