Things don’t always go the way we expect them to go. I was supposed to be obscenely wealthy by now, but if it were not for my friends helping out I would instead be sleeping under an overpass.
a beautiful Buddhist word, “Ahimsa”, meaning respect for all living things. We have choices in how we look at the good fortunes of others. We can be upset that the luck fell to them but not us, or, we can be happy for the other.
Sure, I'd like to keep what i have, but if I lose it, well, that's okay. I'll start over, and I gotta tell you, it's been one helluva ride.