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Facing Up

Facing up to things in life are sometimes the hardest. Facing up to being rude, to being sad, to being angry, gets harder each time. The older I get, the worse I get at facing up. I run way far away from everything and anything, and that, is a major flaw of mine. Today I stayed home from school, and took a day for myself. This day consisted of sleeping in, cleaning, and laughing my butt of while watching Friends. I went to church tonight, pretty much in my pajamas, and no makeup. We played human Battleship, and I loved every minute of it. On the way home Dylan and I laughed at the fact that manure and perfume do not mix well together(some people had fertilized their fields and it smelled way bad so we tried to cover up the smell with perfume). I feel bad for myself sometimes, but then I am reminded that things could be much worse. My aunt had a link to a blog on her blog, and I opened it, read it, and now I read it everyday. This strong and courageous woman named Stephanie and her husband got in a major plane crash. The crash burned her badly. She has four lovely children. Her blog is all about her life, and how thankful she is to be living, and to still be here on earth.
Go read this, and be thankful for all that God has given you. This woman's strength teaches me everyday.


  1. :) I just read NieNeie's blog and cried, and then came to yours and shed a tear, too. Love you!

  2. And I have cried all week- mmmmmm love you both sister and daughter!


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