One of many historical examples of the price of anger and rage – Fort Pillow

Inspired first by this:

http://deadconfederates.com/2012/08/02/what-they-saw-at-fort-pillow/

This:

http://deadconfederates.com/2010/08/24/i-know-of-no-other-way-for-us-to-end-the-war-than-to-retaliate/

Here is an overview:

http://www.history.com/topics/american-civil-war/fort-pillow-massacre

When we act out of rage and anger, we can often inspire the same in others reacting to us.  That war escalated as a result ad the echoes of those actions can still be seen today.

Know the price of your anger and make peace with it before you act.  Sometimes that price may be worth the cost.  Often, however, it is not.

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