Things happen for a reason.
They do not.
We find reasons; we soothe ourselves with them; we make or take blame; we lie to ourselves.
I refuse to be on the learning end of the wrong lessons.
I’m not taking Karma unless it is comes around good.
I’m not in need of a wake up call or a character building moment.
Children do not get sick because of some God’s plan.
People we love are not taken too soon because they are going to a better place.
And I don’t need some painful, hit the dirt, stand-on-me-and twist-your-heel moment to recognize my limitations.
She took a fierce stance, faced each day with gratitude and grace and honestly didn’t know how to do it any other way.
# for Reticent Mental Property