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Upon One Sunday Morn

And one more ordeal is thankfully over now
And angels sing ‘hallelujah’ as my head I bow
In thanksgiving for strength and, too, just how… 111 more words

Christianity

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Lost approximately 4 hours of my day today (how apt, lol) because I got stuck on my own balcony. I eventually made it back into the apartment but that entailed breaking the entire outer door handle (which is made of some sort of metal, not plastic) and working my fingers raw. 49 more words

Journal

Sunday

Lie-in

I was late to be last night but as I’d not planned to do too much today I could lay in bed for as long as I wanted. 750 more words

Random Thoughts

Daily Shorts - Unsafe

A few days ago, my parents went through an ordeal we all naively thought would never happen to us. Our house was burgled in the early evening, with items worth thousands being taken. 212 more words

Thoughts

ordeal

A hard, painful, and/or prolonged experience. Old English “ordal” < Proto-Germanic “*uzdailijan”=to deal out or share out.

Etymology

No respite

“It’s harder to heal than it is to kill.”
Tamora Pierce