Everybody Wins

arosebyanyothername2016

We set the tables- one for a game of play the other for lunch. Check with Sonos, our unwavering music pal, fill the coffee table with treats, unlatch the door and wait with anticipation for the women to arrive. The day is analogous to moments of enjoyable pleasures we have gathered along our journeys. We aim for cheerful friendliness. With zero ambiguity and the absence of pushy tactics we roll the dice. Celebrating our time together is optimum. Yes we compete but know that ultimately “Everyone Wins.” After our day of play a friend and I debriefed our time together. Her mother, who also played the game, gave her a sound piece of advice. She told her above all to make sure you really enjoy the ladies you sit down with. This is ultimately how I live my life now. Weeding out disappointments, striving for better fits. Merely overlooking much…

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2 thoughts on “Everybody Wins

  1. Thanks for posting this again. It brought tears to my eyes thinking about my mom, but also because today is twelve years that I lost my husband. I know he would be smiling knowing that everything is okay.

    It’s a lesson learned – embrace every day.

    Thanks, Judy. Happy to have you in my life.

    Xo G

    Sent from my iPad

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