It was approximately 8.30 a.m. on a busy morning when an elderly gentleman in his eighties arrived to have stitches removed from his thumb. He stated that he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9.00 a.m. I took his vital signs and had him take a seat. I knew it would take more than an hour before someone would to able to attend to him. I saw him check his watch anxiously for the time and decided to evaluate his wound since I was not busy with another patient. On examination, the wound was well healed.... Read more »
At a restaurant, a cockroach suddenly flew from somewhere and sat on a lady. She started screaming out of fear. With a panic stricken face and trembling voice, she started jumping, with both her hands desperately trying to get rid of the cockroach. Her reaction was contagious, as everyone in her group also got panicky. The lady finally managed to push the cockroach away but... it landed on another lady in the group. Now, it was the turn of the other lady in the group to continue the drama. The waiter rushed forward to their rescue. In the relay of... Read more »
On a Rainy day, mother went to pick up her 4 years old daughter from school. She was worried thinking that her little one will fear the lightning. On her way she found her little one smiling at sky for every lighting... she asked why are you smiling baby? Baby said "Mumma... GOD is taking my picture and I need to look good naa..."
A boy went to a shop with his mother. The shop keeper looked at the small cute child and showed him a bottle with sweets and said 'Dear Child..u can take the sweets... But the child didn't take. The shop keeper was surprised.. such a child he is and why is he not taking the sweets from the bottle. Again he said take the sweets... Now the mother also heard that and said.. take the sweets dear.. Yet he didn't take... The shopkeeper seeing the child not taking the sweets... he himself took the sweets and gave to the child.... Read more »
Courage is reclaiming your life after a devastating event robs you of your confidence and self-esteem. It is facing tomorrow with a firm resolve to reach deep within yourself to find another strength, another talent... It is taking yourself to another level of your own existence where you are once again whole, productive, special.
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A lot of people don’t want to make their own decisions. They’re too scared. It’s much easier to be told what to do. If somehow they fail, they wont have to take responsibility for their actions for there's always that self talk of: "Well, they told me to to." But what if they achieve victory. Wouldn't it be a wonderful accomplishment to feel that assertiveness? That pride of "I did it" and "I made the right choice". Life has many gambles, it can go either way. However, taking life decisions in your own hands is the first step in growing,... Read more »
Many people say taking a new route doesn't take you anywhere. But remember a river starts nowhere, goes through hard things... gathers others in between and ends on a high. So, if you are brave enough to take one... Just carry on, it will bring loads of fun in the end.
I had a place for you, a place right next to me a place I sheltered with my heart. Your eyes, they had a steady hold on mine. My lips dried. My voice died. My head was so far gone. I twisted my fascination into your smile, I can't explain the way it hurt. An ache so violent and sudden. You were mine to hold, to kiss, to touch but you looked so good it hurt too much The panes of sunlight dripped across your face and the smiling became laughing, the holding became clenching, and the wanting became needing.... Read more »
The Saptapadi (seven steps/feet), is the most important ritual of Vedic Hindu weddings, and represents the legal part of Hindu marriage. The newly wed couple take seven steps around the holy fire, which is considered a witness to the vows they make to each other. Lets find out what saptapadi - the seven steps / vows in the Hindu wedding mean... * The couple takes the first step and promises that they will take care of each other and pray for abundant blessings and prosperity in their life. * In the second step, the couple promises and prays to the... Read more »
An important lesson that we all must learn in our lives is... that despite all of the plans, despite all of the goals, and despite all of the direction that we try to put into our lives, sometimes life has a way of just taking us into its own direction. Not everything that we can do in life can be controlled and we have to learn to be able to let go in order to be able to free ourselves us from the weight of the past and to be able to fly in the future. Let go after that... Read more »