The little things

There are so many thing that we forget from one day to the next to be thankful for. How about the thousands of times today your heart contracted and sent blood through your body?

Last night just after the start of an exam a gentleman came into the school looking for a bankruptcy seminar. The seminar, often held on Thursday evenings is not being held because of the semester break. So here's a very frustrated person who is looking for a clinic on how to file for bankruptcy around the holidays and even the clinic doesn't go right. There are so many things that we each have to be thankful for. Even someone so down on their luck has a lot going for them.

In the commercial age the corporate oligarchy would have us focus on the things that are supposed to make life good instead of the people and shared experiences that truly make it memorable.