They are all in there. Pride. Selfishness. Conceit. Meanness. Dishonesty. Hatefulness.
They sit there, lined up in our hearts, like in a shooting gallery.!
Every day we shoot them down. They slide past, we notice, take aim and fire. But just like the shooting gallery in the fairground, they constantly pop up again.
That’s the deal. That’s the fight. Every day we must be ready to take a pop at every one of them. If we don’t, they will run a riot and spread the ugliness all over our lives.
So keep shooting at the ducks- they will stay down one day. Then you can lay down your gun and go home for good…