"I think I'd like to find a middle ground for myself," he says.
Ah! the balance. Like the edge of sword.
A tight rope to walk.
Difficult but daring all the same.
Wisdom is the reward allowed to those who can walk this thin cutting side.
Knowing your limits, challenging them but never crossing.
I believe that one of the biggest blessings in the world is to have parents to call mom and dad. One is the soul of the family and the other heart. Together, they make home a heaven.
So, today I chose to deviate from my currently reading shelf to share this nugget from the partial draft of Midnight Sun by Stephenie Meyer (which happens to be my favorite part in Twilight series, disappointed that she didn't finish it though):
Yeah I know I made it sound like Parent's Day rather than just father's. Well important thing is family and love.
A wild world.
The phrase so open-ended, you could actually let your imagination run free and be surprised by what all things you can visualize.
But they cover so much.
To me, however, they sound like a call.
To face and fight my fears.
Yes, it is a wild world out here and only the fittest survive.
May the odds be ever in our favour.
God Almighty, they say, works in mysterious ways. Giving us somethings straightaway and keeping somethings from us forever and occasionally giving us surprises. To this they add, this another pearl. If it is what you had wished for, it is good. But if it is not what you had desired, it is best. For it then is of the Good Lord's will and he keeps whole of the world in the palm of his hand. Showering TLC in his mysterious ways. Just like He had promised.
So as I begin this new week, let there be this prayer on my lips and in my heart: