"I think religious people aren't afraid of there being no beginning because the Bible gives them a nice little simple explanation and they don't have to think about it too much. God made the universe in 7 days and we're not supposed to…"
"I've had my experiences with that in the past; when my kids were young. I told a neighbor, in confidence, that I was agnostic (actually sugar coating my atheism). Soon the whole neighborhood started treating my entire family differently.…"
Yes hope I can make it. And I respect and value diversity of opinion. Generally no one would know I was an atheist unless I feel I'm getting pushed and then I push back, and even then my response depends on how hard I'm being pushed. I play well with others.