Not a Story As Much As a Really Neat Thing Sent In E-mail

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime. 
When you  know which one it is, you will know what to do for that person..   

When someone is in your life for a REASON, it is usually to meet a need you have expressed. 
They have come to assist you through a difficulty, to provide you with guidance and support, to aid you physically, emotionally or spiritually.

They may seem like a Godsend and they are. 
They are there for the reason you need them to be.   

Then, without any wrongdoing on your part or at an inconvenient time, this person will say or do something to bring the relationship to an end. 

Sometimes they die. Sometimes they walk away.  
Sometimes they act up and force you to take a stand. 

What we  must realize is that our need has been met, our desire fulfilled, their work is done. 
The prayer you sent up has been answered and now it is time to move on. 


Some people come into your life for a SEASON, because your turn has come to share, grow or learn. 

They bring you an experience of peace or make you laugh.  
They may teach you something you have never done. 
They usually give you an unbelievable amount of joy. 

Believe it.  It is real.  But only for a season.  


LIFETIME relationships teach you lifetime lessons, things you must build upon in order to have a solid emotional foundation. 

Your job is to accept the lesson, love the person and put what you have learned to 
use in all other relationships and areas of your life. 

It is said that love is blind but friendship is clairvoyant.


AnalyticalAly AnalyticalAly
41-45, F
4 Responses Feb 16, 2009

My uncle really liked this. He had it printed out and hung on his wall. He specificly requested to have it read at his funeral. It made me cry because I used to read it every time I went to visit him.

Wish I could take credit for it - but sadly I am not THAT wise! Thanks for the comments - there are a lot more where that came from.... LOL

So very true

that was amazingg.