GRATEFUL GIRL'S THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
Men may not be able to relate to this but, ladies, you know how your purse reaches that over-saturation point when there's not much else you can do but dump out all of its contents and start from scratch?
For you gents, I'm guessing it's the equivalent of depleting the unnecessary items from your over-stuffed wallets or meticulously cleaning your car interior.
Healthy purging, if you will. #burstingattheseams
Either way, my handbag had morphed into a carry on recently and it was time to spill its guts; only I didn't realize some of said innards was a fair amount of sand from a quick trip to Cape May at the end of a business trip last week.
And, as I stared down at the mini-beach on my carpeted office floor, I began to laugh. Hard.
"Well, I can choose to look at this one of two ways," I said to myself: either as a flip-floppity mess adding to the mountains of paper and various other work materials cluttering my space -- or an impromptu time portal that can transport me back to the beach whenever I gaze upon it.
I eventually subscribed to the less stressful and sun-inspired latter option, even tossing down a few push pins as faux beach balls and a post-it note as a makeshift beach towel.
But the way I "sea" it; life is a dream or a nightmare --- it all just depends on your perspective, Capisce?
Gospel Mt 24:42-51 Jesus said to his disciples: "Stay awake! For you do not know on which day your Lord will come. Be sure of this: if the master of the house had known the hour of night when the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and not let his house be broken into. So too, you also must be prepared, for at an hour you do not expect, the Son of Man will come..."