The Power of a Thank you

gratefulI received the most wonderful gift. It was a card.

 

The front of the card had one word : GRATEFUL

 

And the inside of the card was thanking me for being a mentor and a person to look to for comfort and advice. It was from my friend’s 25 year old daughter who I adore but really don’t see all that often.

 

She has just begun her teaching career and spent some time travelling. Last summer I managed to snag her for a day and took her to some of my favorite shopping/eating places.

 

We shopped, laughed, cried and told each other some terrific stories. I watched her grow up and make s’mores in my backyard, and now I am watching her make a difference in the world by offering them the gift of ‘learning’.

 

I can’t begin to tell you the power of that small card with the words THANK YOU inside. It really meant the world to me.

In a recent yoga class, we were instructed to close our eyes and think of something positive. Immediately the front of that card came into my mind and filled me with a sense of peace.

 

As we journey through our lives both personally and professionally, we do our best to touch people in a variety of ways. A special note to a great customer. A coffee for a co-worker. An on-time, badly-needed proposal.

 

It’s the few moments we take where we express our THANKS that make all the difference in the world.

 

For those who take the time to say THANKS, I am truly GRATEFUL.

 

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