There is a time for everything,
And a season for every activity under heaven.
A time to be born and a time to die,
A time to plant and a time to uproot,
A time to kill and a time to heal,
A time to tear down and a time to build,
A time to weep and a time to laugh,
A time to mourn and a time to dance,
A time to scatter stones and a time to gather them,
A time to embrace and a time to refrain,
A time to search and a time to give up,
A time to keep and a time to throw away,
A time to tear and a time to mend,
A time to be silent and a time to speak,
A time to love and a time to hate,
A time for war and time for peace.
Ecclesiates 3:1-8, The Bible NIV
I’m fifty-two. Letting go of my youth has been hard. I have come to realize that I have been in a grieving process… I think I am finally to acceptance. Throughout our lives, we define and validate ourselves by our families, our jobs, our appearance, our roles, our natures, our innate gifts, our strengths and our weaknesses. I took most all of that for granted. Now, it has all fallen away or changed. Some of the falling away or change I welcomed. Some of it I resisted with all my might. In the end, all of it changed… and, I have finally let go.
The slate is clean.
I am free to be.
Sad clown is home and miserable, but she did well at the vet and is now being hovered over relentlessly by her human siblings. Gonna be a long few nights and days, but in the overall scheme of things, it's just an eventful day in the otherwise charmed life of a typically happy puppy. We'll take that. Others have it far worse. #ldnont #calli #callitheschnauzer #coneofshame #mini #schnauzer #schnauzersofinstagram #dogsofinstagram #instagramdogs #petstagram #dogs_of_instagram #ilovemydog #doglovers #dogoftheday #instapet #lovepuppies #petsofinstagram #dogslife #puppies #petsagram #dogscorner #pup #barkbox #puppiesofinstagram #dog_features #London #Ontario #canada
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