Mice, desperate to stay alive, have always run from cats and then nursed their babies. Cats, desperate to eat, have always run after mice and then nursed their babies. It would be a fragile system indeed if babies suffered every time their mothers ran to catch their dinner, or ran to avoid being dinner, or ran on a treadmill!. At some point the desperate prayers come into play. Lord, please help me. Lord, please just give me a few more hours of sleep. Jesus Before you go calling La Leche League on me, let me state that I do think breastfeeding is very important. There is no nutritional substitute. It is amazing that God has created us to be all. “Not true,” Jonas says, “We're anything but the forgive-and-forget type. It just seems like it because we're desperate. We're sick and tired of this life. We want another life, another country. And we'll elect even the most corrupt who can give usthat betterlife, even if it's brief. But we never forget, Vince. We remember everything.