My Life  

rm_truedom2 56M
323 posts
5/2/2006 6:06 pm

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5/4/2006 3:45 pm

My Life

Some of the posts I’ve been reading have caused me to reflect on my life a little.
I have had a good life overall.
Better than most I suppose, which I give myself (and others) credit for.
Don’t think of that as a conceded comment, it’s not.
I have made tough decisions and worked hard to achieve what I have in this life.
I’ve also had my share of tragedy. I have had to start over in life several different times and have made myself stronger and wiser each time.
I have known true love and lost it to circumstances beyond my control.
I have known hunger, poverty, discrimination, fear and hate to name a few.
I have walked down streets where the police wouldn’t get out of their patrol cars and I’ve met with executives in boardrooms who valued my opinions and implemented my ideas.
Yes I have had a good life.
I would make few changes if I could.
Even all the sadness I reflect from time to time seems to make the happiness all the sweeter.
At forty five I find myself again seeking that seemly elusive partner to share life’s wonders with. I remain patient and steadfast. As I find happiness in new friends and look towards new adventures I take a deep breath of content knowing that time is still my partner and new joys are just around the corner.

May we all be so fortunate.


Seriously_Real 48M

5/2/2006 11:15 pm

I was about to comment but my head is reeling from the dissonance between the first two comments....

--Seriously


rm_truedom2 replies on 5/3/2006 1:18 am:
hmmm....the term I would have used would have been cognitive dissonance...but that would be in a different context...and thats why your the Word Man!

rm_gerson42 52M
2419 posts
5/2/2006 11:40 pm

Attitude and gratitude can take you along way.


rm_truedom2 replies on 5/3/2006 1:21 am:
Truer words have never been spoken my friend.

singleagain53578 47F

5/3/2006 6:35 pm

I have had a long hard life but heck, that has made me the person who I am today. There's alot I would change but then not sure where I would have ended up in the end!!!

~SINgle~


rm_truedom2 replies on 5/3/2006 9:40 pm:
yeah, if it wasn't for all of those long hard times you might be reading someone else's blog and not mine....Thanks for ending up here.

bardicman 50M

5/4/2006 10:13 am

Life is good.

I agree. Never settle and never let someone take your pedastal.



I am not dead yet


rm_truedom2 replies on 5/4/2006 3:52 pm:
Thanks....and I do loan out my pedestal to friends if you ever need to borrow it....in case your's is in the shop or something.

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