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Look carefully...at the seemingly small moments...in the constant shaping of souls.- Neal A.Maxwell

attitude of gratitude


From my brother's Facebook page:


     "Oh Hollywood, Hollywood, you can be so entertaining but so off the mark. I have seen so many people in movies tumble down a hill, get up, dust off and carry on. 
     "Friday the 13, the first full day of vacation in Utah, I tumbled 30+ feet down a mountain trail and for all intents and purposes I still have not gotten up. I scraped up my arms, tore skin from my legs, bruised a hip, sprained a wrist, bruised half a dozen ribs and broke my left humerous just below the head.
     "For the next four days I was stiff and sore everywhere. When I moved everything hurt. Today I can start to separate individual areas of injury. I also started to taper off the narcotics. The next adventure is flying home tomorrow and learning to dress myself. 
     "I am blessed to have been injured in Utah, where I was with my awesome dad, visiting sister and little brother and his family."


My brother posted this a few weeks ago. I am posting it today in joining those giving gratitude this month. Because it is the 3rd day of the month I will give three gratitudes 1) family,  2) multiple means of communicating/staying in touch, 3) the example of my brother who, immediately after he stopped tumbling down the mountain expressed thankfulness that his right arm did not get hurt and the remainder of our time together continuely found things to be grateful for - as evidenced in his post.



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