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Cassy Lee

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Who inspires you most in life, & why?

So i was recently thinking about who has made an impact on my life & why this person has done so.

A family member of mine got seriously ill and was in intense care for 7 days. Fortunately she lived but then spent 7 months in hospital. Her illness left her with brain damage.
Before she got ill she was pregnant, about to buy a house with her boyfriend & finally got her dream job as a social worker.
When she got home she had lost the house she was going to buy, her job, her driving license & her memories.
It took her a long time to accept what had happened.
Now she is so thankful that her and her baby boy are alive and well, and that you have to live each day to it's max. She always says "I must have been horrible in my other life for this to happen to me in this one."

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    • Jan 17 2013: Carolyn:
      "we must have done something wrong to deserve this"

      cheating
      harvesting nature
      religion
      politics
      a servant class
      angles
      denying responsibility
      poisoning our food
      our air
      our water
      creating illness:

      these are some of the things we have "done wrong"
      there was no "before", before, IMO

      There was no OS cause (original sin/cause)
      this is what we had
      and this is what we did
      and this is what we're 'gonna get

      If there was an OC (the Adam/Eve thing),
      methinks it was as simple as what might have been thought after eating the apple.

      What did you learn?
      "We learned how to provide for ourselves."

      and this is what we have done.
      If there was a Garden, earth was it,
      and is no longer.

      It will become unfit for us
      in order to get rid of us
      and maybe another species will value it.

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