Monthly Archives: November 2010

The feeling of gratitude

“To educate yourself for the feeling of gratitude means to take nothing for granted, but to always seek out and value the kind that will stand behind the action. Nothing that is done for you is a matter of course. … Continue reading

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Over

And suddenly, it was over. Although not unexpectedly.  The end had been seen for a fair distance.  I, and others I suppose, had seen it coming for a while.  There were signs, some of little importance taken by themselves, but … Continue reading

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The chance

The random chance that this 4.5 billion year-old sphere would randomly take up orbit at this precise distance from this sun and just as randomly develop an oxygen atmosphere and that in the last 10,000 years a single strain of mammal could, … Continue reading

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Paris

Beginnings are easier to see than endings.  The planned ending was represented by arbitrary dates on return airline tickets.  But the end not foreseen defined itself, in its own way, in its own time, in defiance of the date assigned by … Continue reading

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