Daily Archives: December 31, 2011

On actions

It felt good to get out of the house for a few hours last night; I’ve been sick and we’ve been home-bound for our entire vacation.  Hubbs has taken good care of me and I made sure he heard me telling others as such; his roosterfied chest told me he was happy to be appreciated.

A group of us gathered for a friend’s birthday and someone took it upon herself to question another’s intentions.  I know the person who started it and I know her heart; it’s good. It’s her delivery that’s not.

Too much was said to someone she doesn’t know all that well and feelings were hurt. It wasn’t necessary and her actions threw a wet blanket over an otherwise fun evening.

I kept seeing this visual and thought it was worth sharing … especially as we all go forward into a new night, a new day, and a new year.

People will judge you by your actions, not your intentions. You might have a heart of gold but so does a hard-boiled egg. 

Keep your words soft and sweet, you never know which ones you'll have to eat

Categories: Forgiveness, Friendship, Growth, Life, Opinion, Personal, Relationships, Thoughts | Tags: , | 20 Comments

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