“How Long, O Lord?”

By Angela M. Scolforo, Staff Attorney to Herbert L. Beskin, Chapter 13 Trustee for the Western District of Virginia

“How long?” is a common plea. When my children were young and we travelled they would ask, “how long before we get there?” In scripture we find David, Habakkuk and Zechariah (none of whom were Debtors’ attorneys) all crying out, “how long, O lord?” In the election news we hear from all sides, “how long until the votes are all counted?” We ask all the time of one another, “how long?”

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