Be Happy With Your Life
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Today is a good day to appreciate all your gifts. You should appreciate things taken for granted. Some good deeds go unnoticed. These little bits of kindness are the things that make a good a great day. I can give you a few examples such as... the street is full of cars and they are all stopped for a string of ducks to cross Another example is the offer to help when your car brakes. Another is the everyday hero pulling you through the car window in a flash flood. These are a few of the things that make life great.

There is not enough notice given to the good things like these examples and too much notice given to the bad deeds. Look hard enough and you will find that the good deeds will be as many as the bad deeds...maybe more. Life is often hectic and fast paced, so you must slow it down and enjoy the journey as much as the arrival.

I haven't written an article in some time. I've worried about things that cannot be changed. I know I should not ...but I do. I need to replace the worry with gratitude for what I have.

There is a story about a family whose one member used more than their share of the inheritance left them. The other members of the family were unhappy and even angry about that. Years went by and the anger was still strong. There was no communication at all between members. It seemed that anger would never go away. Then just the sound of that family members voice...and the anger was gone. It was a great relief. This was a waste of time,emotion and pain Anger is a very destructive emotion. No good ever comes out of anger. Sometimes anger spills over on to the people who are not even involved. The other members gave thanks to be rid of all that anger.

I have told this story to show how the bad can take over your emotions if you let it. Life is very short and you should not waste any time on nonsense such as this. try being grateful for the gifts you have . Don't covet your neighbors wealth.

We all mess up now and again , this is just human. We should learn from our mistakes and move on. Time clears the mind sometimes then what happened can be better understood.

That's it for this time, see you next time?


Street Talk

What a wonderful, positive message, Sharon. Thanks. Great article!

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Sorry, I never responded before, I'm asleep at the switch I guess.

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