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The Red Shoes

“The Red Shoes”

By

Hans Christian Andersen

(1845)

(Source: http://hca.gilead.org.il/red_shoe.html)

ONCE upon a time there was little girl, pretty and dainty. But in summer time she was obliged to go barefooted because she was poor, and in winter she had to wear large wooden shoes, so that her little instep grew quite red. 3,016 more words

Human Attributes; Attitudes & Behaviour

Lord, lead us ever closer to your mystery. Lead us on the path that you want us to take: the path of humility, the path of meekness, the path of poverty, the path of feeling ourselves sinners.

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Christianity

The Amish: Shunned and Misunderstood

The Amish (/ˈɑːmɪʃ/; Pennsylvania Dutch: Amisch, German: Amische) are a group of traditionalist Christian church fellowships, closely related to but distinct from Mennonite churches, with whom they share Swiss Anabaptist origins. 6,881 more words

Human Attributes; Attitudes & Behaviour

Paid in Full With A Glass of Milk

Howard Kelly – Paid In Full With A Glass of Milk

Source: http://www.inspiredlivingaffirmations.com/howard-kelly-paid-in-full-with-a-glass-of-milk/

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” 1,244 more words

Human Attributes; Attitudes & Behaviour