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Author Topic: Sand & Stone  (Read 1206 times)

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Offline RapidRod

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Sand & Stone
« on: July 07, 2007, 06:30:13 AM »
   
Two Friends Were Walking Through The Desert. During Some Point Of The Journey, They Had An Argument; And One Friend Slapped The Other One In The Face. The One Who Got Slapped Was Hurt, But Without Saying Anything, Wrote In The Sand: "Today My Best Friend Slapped Me In The Face." They Kept On Walking, Until They Found An Oasis, Where They Decided To Take A Bath. The One Who Had Been Slapped Got Stuck In The Mire And Started Drowning, But The Friend Saved Him.  After He Recovered From The Near Drowning, He Wrote On A Stone: "Today My Best Friend Saved My Life. The Friend Who Had Slapped And Saved His Best Friend Asked Him, "After I Hurt You, You Wrote In The Sand And Now, You Write On A Stone, Why?" The Friend Replied, "When Someone Hurts Us We Should Write It Down In Sand, Where Winds Of Forgiveness Can Erase It Away. But, When Someone Does Something Good For Us, We Must Engrave It In Stone Where No Wind Can Ever Erase It.

"Learn to Write Your Hurts In The Sand.

Offline Nadine

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2007, 06:35:57 AM »
That's very nice Rodney...something that we all should remember.

Offline DanielMark

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2007, 07:21:35 AM »
A very wise concept, and a nice piece of prose. Thanks, RR!

Daniel
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Offline Longislander

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2007, 11:58:48 AM »
that was beautiful, and gave me somethings to think about. Thank you.
infected 10/05 diagnosed 12-05
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Offline Queen Tokelove

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2007, 03:08:32 PM »
Nice story....even though I was prepared for a joke....
Started Atripla/Ziagen on 9/13/07.
10/31/07 CD4-265 VL- undetectable
2/6/08 CD4- 401 VL- undetectable
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11/13/08 CD4- 774 VL--undetectable
2/4/09  CD4- 484  VL- 18,000 (2 months off meds)
3/3/09---Starting Back on Meds---
4/27/09 CD4- 664 VL-- undetectable
6/17/09 CD4- 438 VL- 439
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Offline RapidRod

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #5 on: July 07, 2007, 03:16:13 PM »
Nice story....even though I was prepared for a joke....

 ;)

Offline StacheBC

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Re: Sand & Stone
« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2007, 05:33:34 PM »
I really enjoyed reading that.

:)

 


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