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Sage Wisdom From A Friend Who “Gets It”

on February 12, 2021

People in our lives come and go. The whole “friends for a reason, friends for a season” thing IS a thing.

And sometimes when you’re feeling at your most vulnerable, whether it’s through a chance re-encounter, or a social media connection, or as in this case – a blog post, people will reach out just when you need it most.

People will show you that you don’t have to be around them, or connect to them daily, to find out that they care. Some are more sensitive than others; some are dealing with enough in their own lives that they can’t take the time to reach out to you/others.

And then this happens. Then this is sent to me from a super sweet, super great human being who I’ve known for 20+ years through non-profit work because?? She gets it. Many of you through the years have reached out on this blog with such positive comments, or have sent them to me privately (or in person) and I hope you know that it’s exactly what I needed at the time. I hope you know that in that instant – you saved me.

You are all my super heroes, but today I wanted to share what Cynthia shared with me, so that maybe today, you’ll reach out to someone just to check on them, prop them up, and let them know you care.

With a 100 followers here, if each of you reached out to just one person today – not your normal family/friend unit, just check in with someone you haven’t seen or spoken to in a while? Today can you please be someone’s super hero? Let them you know . . . you get it.


6 responses to “Sage Wisdom From A Friend Who “Gets It”

  1. Marla Endieveri says:

    Auh… sad I won’t get to be with you all next week but happy you will be getting together!

    Second interviews coming up next week for Habitat for Humanity and the MS Society. Please keep me in your thoughts!

    Sent from my iPhone

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  2. Linda B Lehmann says:

    Words to the wise …… most don’t realize this until we live it.

  3. Marie says:

    What a great idea! I will do it:)

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