THURSDAY, NOV 3
Two hours after execution of Tommy Arthur was scheduled to begin, Alabama waits for U.S. Supreme Court to consider appeals for a stay.
At request of U.S. Supreme Court, Alabama has delayed execution of Tommy Arthur by two hours...
__________________ "One of the casualties of [prison life] is the numbness of the heart"- Man on Fire
" There is no question that in virtually all circumstances in which people are doing things in order to get rewards, extrinsic tangible rewards undermine intrinsic motivation." the New Scientist (12th April 2011, pp 40-43)
" Every life you touch, every fear or pain you ease, every loved ones' heart that you ease the burden from is the reason you are here."
That's gotta be the most un-nerving situation a person who is in prison could ever face....to be within a few hours of death with the hope that it won't happen and yet not knowing. That's a hard way to live and an even harder way to have to go out in the event the stay is not granted.