I know you have them.<quoted text>
I didn't claim that I had those things "as an atheist" - I have them as a human being.
Again, we're not all as weak as you that we have do define ourselves by our views on religion. You really should expand your horizons.
You know you have them.
You are missing the point.
As an atheist you cannot account for it.
Because you have to deny the self evident truth that you were intelligently created with a spiritual purpose, whilst claiming the right to that purpose.
As a matter of interest, what is your purpose?