I Believe Happiness Comes From Giving to Others

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    A Blessing Upon Her Head -- and My Heart!

    Recently I was at a gas station and noticed a Latino family including a little girl with no hair and hospital bracelets.  I asked them in Spanish if the little girl had cancer, and the replied that she did.  I told them to wait, that I had a gift ("regalo"...
    Ermengarde11 Ermengarde11
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Mar 31, 2008

    A Song In His Heart

    Recently, I had the privilege of sitting backstage at a concert. I got all kinds of goodies from the band, but the favourite was the singer's harmonica passed on to me by the stage manager. I gave a turquoise and silver pendant in return. Upon hearing later that my gift was...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Apr 1, 2008

    Lifestyle For a Man of God

    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    61-65, M
    Apr 28, 2014

    Giving To Others

    I agree with this.  Happiness comes from giving to others.  It helps them, it makes you look good too.  It doesn't make us selfish cause we are a giver + we try doing whatever is best for another.What kinda bothers me is some people, like to receive and then when they receive...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 28, 2011

    A Feeling

    I prefer the feeling of giving to receiving.  I get excited about giving to others yet never know how to respond when I receive something, I am not sure that my gratitude is ever enough and often go into excess rendering it ineffective. At Christmas especially, I prefer to...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2008

    "Ezayek Enaharda?"(how R U Today)

    a few years ago i was meeting up with a friend of mine in front of the Liquor store called Drinkies in egypt. it is or rather was our meeting destination. when i finaly got there i saw her and she started running at me screaming my name and she hugged me. we both started laughing...
    jaded5sapphire jaded5sapphire
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Jul 29, 2007

    Our Faith And Our Life In The Philippines With Many Photo's

    For believers in God there is but only one way of life with no in between;   And it’s the only the whole truth; and nothing but the truth so help me God----because truth seekers can only receive the whole truth and nothing but the truth from only God as the supplier...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    61-65, M
    Apr 29, 2011
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