Less than a week later, many of the same people shouted "Crucify Him." What had happened in the meantime to cause them to turn from their Messiah?
Disappointment . . . disillusionment? Jesus wasn't acting like they thought He would? He wasn't revered by those in power? He let them down? Such dumb sheep!
How quickly we, too, can forget the relief and joy that flooded our souls on the day Jesus entered our Jerusalem's and washed our sins away. How quickly we, too, can abandon the Lord because of our unmet expectations.