This Day

20 Jul


When I speak may the sound
of my words convey calming
grace and every word be true.

When I greet strangers or
friends may I do so without
hypocrisy, prejudice or arrogant

May I consider that I breathe
because the miracle machine of
my body still functions.  I occupy
it for a short time.

May I feel the pain, share the
laughter, contribute something
worthwhile, honor gratitude
in my infinitesimal spot in
the world.

When I fall into my bed tonight,
may the stars twinkle a little
brighter, and sleep come as a
comforting friend because I have
lived this day with gratitude, not

And may my dreams carry me to
the Source of my thoughts and
wishes.  Today will have been
one beautiful step in the

3 Responses to “This Day”

  1. gz July 20, 2019 at 7:24 am #

    I will try to do good things this day.

  2. Susan July 20, 2019 at 7:32 am #

    This is the person I am privileged to have as a friend. I am thankful.

    Sent from my iPad


    • AZWriter July 20, 2019 at 7:36 am #

      Thank you, my good friend.

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