It was an important lesson. The entire visit all I heard were complaints that I elected to stay in a hotel rather than appreciation for the fact that I was visiting in the first place.
I guess that’s something about the best gifts. I never give them in anticipation of getting something back, but with great gifts like these, I always get something in return after all. I get a great memory, a warm glow, a happy memory, and the knowledge of knowing that I made a difference.
I don’t like to give up. I’ve been through too much in my life to let these frustrations really bother me for very long.
It was such a trivial little conversation, but apparently, she remembered me. This is really a surprise to be honest, and a pleasant one at that. It serves as a reminder that, honestly, we never know how we touch other people’s lives.
There are times that we all need somebody, a helping hand, acceptance, or just a little bit of love. Imagine reaching out to find nothing.
The concept of attraction being related to survival of the species, or at least passing on of the genes, is not hard to believe when one thinks about the features people often find attractive.
In a quote often attributed to Plato (although not verified), he said “[o]nly the dead have seen the end of war.” This is a sobering thought, to think that as long as man exists, there will be armed conflict.
he was probably one of the most successful alchemists of all time because he wasn’t an alchemist. He was actually a con man, a grifter, a cheat. Born with the name Mamugna
My ex-wife was very jealous of my female friends. She forced me to give them all up. As it turns out, as now I know more about the subject than I did then, this is a form of spouse abuse.
If I wear my mask, will others assume it’s because I’ve not been, or have even refused to be vaccinated? If I don’t wear a mask, will people assume that it’s because I’ve had my vaccination, or that I’ve never had a vaccination and never wore a mask as a protest?