God deals us all different hands. How we play 'em is up to us.
If you want to be reminded of the love of the Lord, just watch the sunrise.
Submitting seemed to me a lot like giving up. If God gave us the strength to bail- the gumption to try and save ourselves- isn't that what he wanted us to do?
Everything in life had a purpose, and unless it achieved that purpose, it was just taking up space on the planet and wasting everybody's time.