I know this sounds really weird.

Chances are when you read this I’ll be on my way to Oregon for my dad’s open heart surgery– keep your fingers crossed– and for some reason I’m thinking about this…

Isaac Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics.  And I find myself wishing people would start behaving toward each other according to rule #1.

  1. A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
  2. A robot must obey the orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
  3. A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.

I, Robot, by Isaac Asimov

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9 Responses to I know this sounds really weird.

  1. Amber Skyze says:

    Best of luck, Julia. Thoughts, prayers and positive vibes for your dad.

  2. Penelope says:

    Good luck with your trip. And best of luck to your dad! Call me anytime!

  3. Sandra Cox says:

    I’ll be thinking of you and your dad….

  4. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.



  5. Tom Stronach says:

    Good luck and wishes for a speedy recovery for Dad

    Ishbel and I are thinking of you xxxxxx

  6. Katalina Leon says:

    Safe journey to you and prayers to your Dad.

  7. Good luck with the trip, you are in my thoughts and prayers..

  8. Thank you all. I’ll let you know. Early a.m. 6:15.

  9. Tim Dittmer says:

    My best to you and yours.