More Messages to the Future
To the People in my Future Life,
Anytime I’m at the crossroads of life, I pray that I, or anyone else in the same position, will keep you in mind, and try to shape a world that’s the best possible for you.
To my precious grandchildren, Emma, Maya, Maddie and Will,
With love and a great hope for the future, a future that will be healthy and sustainable for you, my precious grandchildren.
You are so small. So innocent. So beautiful. For you and for everyone else, I will try harder.
Dear future niece or nephew,
We loved hiking, camping, biking, swimming and playing as kids together.
I feel deeply that it is my moral obligation as your Mom to protect your future and allow you to inherit a clean and healthy planet.
I promise to take shorter showers.
Dear ACS, LG, CM, MCD, AH, MS, AS, GL, and ERD,
I commit to demanding that politicians that want my vote, my time, my substantial help and expertise are people who seek to address climate change seriously and talk about it boldly.
Dear Zhengqing Gao,
Fortunately, you didn’t get injured while the wildfire burned your school.
To my child,
For the pale blue dot we live on, a precious beauty, I try to help.
Antes de realizar qualquer ação pense no meio ambiente para que suas atitudes sejam pautadas na sustentabilidade. Assim o seu pensar e agir localmente poderão resvalar na escala global.
The only way to survive it, even if you don’t feel like you’re winning, is to keep your hands on the rope.
Dear Emile and Eloise,
The beauty and majesty of the world of your childhood is as remarkable as the beauty and majesty of mine, but the fragility of your childhood world is so much greater.