Dear Talitha

The world will be really stuffed up.

There will probably be worse things that we haven't even imagined yet.

A lot of this is already happening. Watch the news. Read National Geographic.

But before it gets too bad for Mother Earth to support us any more I believe that we will learn about a new way to live.

I think this is already happening.

We are living in a time of great change.

We have to be as clever as we can and as caring as we can. We have to use our imaginations to dream of a better world. We have to use our brains and our courage and our strength to make the dream come true.

Especially we have to help countries that already have too many people. We need to support them with science and technology and friendship and favourable trading relationships so they can improve life for their people without creating more problems.

Then poor people won't need big families to survive any more and the Earth's population might level out before it is too late.

Don't underestimate Mother Earth. She will do something about this if we don't.

But some people will endure.

Yours sincerely 

Virginia R. Claire

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