Topic: I like this
Member # 12802
| Posted: 9:31 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Kids on the playground can be so cruel. “Get off the swings you’re like 50, and stop talking about Soundgarden, we don't even know what that is."
Posts: 14938 | Registered: Nov 2006 | From: mercury's underboob
Member # 27148
| Posted: 9:33 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Me too! Thanks for sharing.
Someone I once loved gave me/ a box full of darkness/ It took me years to understand/ That this, too, was a gift. - Mary Oliver
Posts: 4363 | Registered: Jan 2010
Member # 16024
| Posted: 9:47 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
“Empathy has no script. There is no right way or wrong way to do it. It’s simply listening, holding space, withholding judgment, emotionally connecting, and communicating that incredibly healing message of “you’re not alone.” ~ Brene Brown
Posts: 54910 | Registered: Sep 2007
Member # 34373
| Posted: 9:50 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Thank you, that is truly an inspiring and insightful proverb.
Me: 46 BS Divorced
Him: 45 Married OW
5 kids: IrishLass 27,IrishLad 25, IrishLass 23, IrishLad 21 and IrishLad 12
"You can't run from trouble..there ain't no place that far"
Posts: 1858 | Registered: Jan 2012 | From: WA
Member # 20125
| Posted: 11:24 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Feel the feelings and drop the story. - Pema Chodron
Posts: 2243 | Registered: Jul 2008 | From: Canada
Member # 24719
| Posted: 11:31 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Me- 42- BS Him- 38- WH D-day#1 5/25/09 multi EAs, likely PA, trickle truth, d-day#2 11/06/13 Prostitute Separated 1/2017
"I've seen your flag on the marble arch, our love is not a victory march, it's a cold and broken hallelujah"
Posts: 2303 | Registered: Jul 2009 | From: Kentucky
Member # 1558
| Posted: 11:32 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Ooooo. You got me, unfound. Thank you.
“If you don't like my opinion of you, you can always improve.” ~ Ashleigh Brilliant
"Great love requires determination." ~ tryingtwo
"Don't try to win over the haters, you're not the jackass whisperer." ~ Brene Brown
Posts: 14323 | Registered: Jun 2003 | From: Middle-of-Diddly, TX
Member # 30989
| Posted: 11:33 AM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
BS-me, 55; WX-irrelevant
Divorced after an eternity
"So much for the past and present. The future is called 'perhaps,' which is the only possible thing to call the future. And the important thing is not to let that scare you." Tenn
Posts: 15191 | Registered: Jan 2011 | From: midwest
Member # 31240
| Posted: 3:50 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Brilliant! (I just checked - the web knows the quote but attributes it to 'anon'.) Thanks for sharing it.
I don't know if you all have an unusual amount of Yang in you, or I have an unusual amount of Yin.
[This message edited by sisoon at 3:51 PM, December 14th (Saturday)]
fBH (me) - 70+, fWW, Married 45+, together 45+, same sex ap
DDay - 12/22/2010
Recover'd and R'ed
I share my own experience because it's all I know.
Posts: 15585 | Registered: Feb 2011 | From: Illinois
Member # 41320
| Posted: 4:33 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Oh so lovely! Right where I am right now - finding my wings
Posts: 112 | Registered: Nov 2013
Member # 41303
| Posted: 6:36 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
Makes me smile thank you .
Life is not measured by the breaths we take
but by the moments that take our breath away.
Posts: 260 | Registered: Nov 2013 | From: canada
Member # 34533
| Posted: 7:26 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
WS: Just a squished bug on the window of my life!
Divorced-Let my new beginning start
They have a choice: they can live in my new world, or they can die in their old one." — Daenerys Targaryen
Posts: 1061 | Registered: Jan 2012 | From: Must Survive
Member # 36622
| Posted: 7:53 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
fWS 38 (SurprisinglyOkay)
A whole bunch of shit that got a lot worse before it got better.
"Knowing is half the battle"
Posts: 2859 | Registered: Aug 2012
Member # 6850
| Posted: 8:01 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
I love it too....so empowering......thanks for sharing it....HUGS
You can't reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday's junk.......Louise Smith
Posts: 4877 | Registered: Apr 2005 | From: Ontario
Member # 41053
| Posted: 9:24 PM, December 14th (Saturday), 2013|
That's a keeper for sure! Thank you for sharing!
Me (BS) 59
Him (WH) 58
DD July 10, 2013
My Motto: "I'm fairly certain that nothing is certain anymore"
Posts: 81 | Registered: Oct 2013 | From: Middle of USA
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