THOUGHTS FOR SPECIAL PEOPLE
Two traveling angels stopped to spend the night in the home
of a wealthy family.
The family was rude and refused to let the angels stay in the
mansion's guest room.
Instead the angels were given a small space in the cold
As they made their bed on the hard floor, the older angel saw
a hole in the wall and repaired it.
When the younger angel asked why, the older angel replied,
"Things aren't always what they seem."
The next night the pair came to rest at the house of a very
poor, but very hospitable farmer and his wife.
After sharing what little food they had the couple let the angels sleep in their
bed where they could have a good night's rest.
When the sun came up the next morning the angels found the farmer and his wife
Their only cow, whose milk had been their sole income, lay dead in the field
The younger angel was infuriated and asked the older angel how could you have
let this happen?
The first man had everything, yet you helped him, she accused.
The second family had little but was willing to share everything, and you let
the cow die.
"Things aren't always what they seem," the older angel replied.
"When we stayed in the basement of the mansion, I noticed there was gold stored
in that hole in the wall.
Since the owner was so obsessed with greed and unwilling to share his good
fortune, I sealed the wall so he wouldn't find it."
"Then last night as we slept in the farmers bed, the angel of death came for his
wife. I gave him the cow instead.
Things aren't always what they seem."
Sometimes that is exactly what happens when things don't turn out the way they
should. If you have faith, you just need to trust that every out come is always
to your advantage. You might not know it until some time later...
Some people (
come into our lives ) /
and quickly go. (_ /
( ) Some people
\ ( become friends
\_) and stay awhile.
leaving beautiful Ooooo
footprints on our ( )
( ) and we are
\ ( never
\_) quite the same
because we have
made a good
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow a mystery. Today is a gift.
That's why it's called the present!
Right Now -
-somebody is very proud of you.
-somebody is thinking of you.
-somebody is caring about you.
-somebody misses you
-somebody wants to talk to you.
-somebody wants to be with you.
-somebody hopes you aren't in trouble.
-somebody is thankful for the support you have provided.
-somebody wants to hold your hand.
-somebody hopes everything turns out all right.
-somebody wants you to be happy.
-somebody wants you to find him/her.
-somebody is celebrating your successes.
-somebody wants to give you a gift.
-somebody thinks that you ARE a gift.
-somebody loves you.
-somebody admires your strength.
-somebody is thinking of you and smiling.
-somebody wants to be your shoulder to cry on.
SOMEBODY NEEDS YOU TO SEND THIS TOO!
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