As we grow up,
we learn that even the one person that wasn't supposed to ever let you down...
You will have your heart broken
One day a 6 year old was sitting in a classroom. The teacher was going to explain evolution to the children. The teacher asked a little boy:
1. My hands are small; please don’t expect perfection whenever I make a bed, draw a picture, or throw a ball. My legs are short; please slow down so that I can keep up with you.
We convince ourselves that life will be
better after we get married, have a baby,
then another. Then we are frustrated
that the kids aren't old enough and we'll
Long ago in a small, far away village, there was place known as the House of 1000 Mirrors. A small, happy little dog learned of this place and decided to visit.
My brother-in-law opened the bottom drawer of my bureau and lifted out a tissue-wrapped package. "This," he said, "is not a slip.
The other day a young person asked me how I felt about being old. I was taken aback, for I do not think of myself as old.
When the whistle blows each morning
And I walk down in that cold, dark mine
I say a prayer to my dear Savior
Please let me see the sunshine one more time
A teacher once told each of her students to bring a clear plastic bag and a sack of potatoes to school.
An American is generous. Americans have helped out just about every other
nation in the world in their time of need. When Afghanistan was overrun by