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I grew up on Loretta Lynn and Dusty Springfield. I remember lying about it

I grew up on Loretta Lynn and Dusty Springfield. I remember lying about it it wasn't cool to listen to country when I was 12.
Posted 5 months ago

Some people can never understand that you have to wait, even for the best o

Some people can never understand that you have to wait, even for the best of things, until the right time comes.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

She made an inarticulate sound of distress at the sight that met her eyes.

She made an inarticulate sound of distress at the sight that met her eyes. It was a fire, and it was the bookstore on the far side of the square that was burning.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

At any moment we can demonstrate our faith by taking action that shows our

At any moment we can demonstrate our faith by taking action that shows our belief in God's promises!
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When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.

When you cease to make a contribution you begin to die.
Posted 5 months ago

Sam reached his hand toward mine, and I automatically put my fingers in his

Sam reached his hand toward mine, and I automatically put my fingers in his. With a guilty little smile, he pulled my hand toward his nose and took a sniff, and then another one. His smile widened, though it was still shy. It was absolutely adorable, and
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

It is almost impossible to write about those moments and feelings of indesc

It is almost impossible to write about those moments and feelings of indescribable joy and ecstasy which only a soul can realize. Your silent, pleasant, and blissful presence often gives me those moments.
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

If you don't know how to pronounce a word, say it loud!" (William Strunk) .

If you don't know how to pronounce a word, say it loud!" (William Strunk) ... Why compound ignorance with inaudibility?
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

Ed Welch says that all counseling is a variation on a single theme: knowing

Ed Welch says that all counseling is a variation on a single theme: knowing and praying for the counselee. Of all the questions the counselor might ask, then, the central guiding question in the counselor's mind is, "How can I pray for you?
Posted 5 months, 1 week ago

When animals express their feelings they pour out like water from a spout.

When animals express their feelings they pour out like water from a spout. Animals' emotions are raw, unfiltered, and uncontrolled. Their joy is the purest and most contagious of joys and their grief the deepest and most devastating. Their passions bring
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By the time you become an expert at marriage, it is too late to start a new

By the time you become an expert at marriage, it is too late to start a new one.
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You have made the moon," The Jester said. "That is the moon.

You have made the moon," The Jester said. "That is the moon.
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