The undertone I keep getting from the quitters is that nothing will change where we are headed, except bloody revolution.
I wonder why they are so dead set against peaceable means.
Ultimately these efforts may prove to have been futile; but only in hindsight can we be certain they are.
Besides, if you drop me in the middle of the Pacific it is very likely I will drown. That does not mean I will stop treading water because the outcome is preordained. There's a very slim chance of a ship finding me. I will take that chance.