Thursday Quotables #5 - The Yellow Envelope by Kim Dinan
I was learning to enjoy the great swath of possibility that came with uncertainty.
Had the cards been different, it could have been me to grow up on an isolated island protected from the rest of the world by miles and miles of water.Who would I have become it that had been my fate? And who was I now because it wasn't?
|Floating Islands Lake Titicaca, Peru|
Maybe Diego never questioned the purpose of his life because he was too busy going about living it
I enjoyed Kim's account on the Rickshaw Challenge in India and I had soooo much sympathy with those girls! Yup, I would have cried the whole time.
The teams ahead of us were cruising along without problems, but they were missing out on something incredible: the extraordinary kindness that appeared out of nowhere each time that we broke down.
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