Thankful....

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by peachbunnee, Nov 23, 2005.

  1. peachbunnee

    peachbunnee New Member

    > > I am thankful for everything that I have, I have
    > > learned not to take what I have for granted.
    > >
    > > I am thankful for the wife who says it's hot dogs
    > > tonight, because she is home with me, and not out with
    > > someone else.
    > >
    > > For the husband who is on the sofa being a couch
    > > potato, because he is home with me and not out at the
    > > bars.
    > >
    > > For the teenager who is complaining about doing the
    > > dishes because that means she is at home, not on the
    > > streets.
    > >
    > > For the taxes that I pay, because it means that I am
    > > employed.
    > >
    > > For the mess to clean after a party, because it means
    > > that I have been surrounded by friends.
    > >
    > > For the clothes that fit a little too snug, because it
    > > means I have enough to eat.
    > >
    > > For my shadow that watches me work, because it means I
    > > am out in the sunshine .
    > >
    > > For a lawn that needs mowing, windows that need
    > > cleaning, for the gutters that need fixing, because it
    > > means I have a home .
    > >
    > > For all the complaining I hear about the government,
    > > because it means that we have freedom of speech.
    > >
    > > For the parking spot I find at the far end of the
    > > parking lot because it means I am capable of walking
    > > and that I have been blessed with transportation.
    > >
    > > For my hugh heating bill, because it means I am warm.
    > >
    > > For the lady behind me in church who sings off key,
    > > because it means that I can hear.
    > >
    > > For the pile of laundry and ironing, because it means
    > > I have clothes to wear .
    > >
    > > For weariness and aching muscles at the end of the
    > > day, because it means I have been capable of working
    > > hard.
    > >
    > > For the alarm that goes off in the early morning
    > > hours, because it means that I am alive .
    > >
    > > And finally... for too much e-mail, because it means I
    > > have friends who are thinking of me.
    > >
    > > Send this to someone you care about . . . I just did.
  2. windblade

    windblade Active Member

    Thank you for sending this.

    It's true - it does really help to have gratefulness woven into our lives.
  3. cph13

    cph13 Member

    U said it all......... so very well.

    I'd like to add:

    I'm thankful I have to take my dog for a walk. He gets me out of bed.

    I'm thankful for my friends who invited me for dinner thus they are making me Queen for a day Tomorrow

    Enjoy tomorrow and everyday U hear that alarm
    cph ((((hugs))))