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The power of a compliment

“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.”

Leo F. Buscaglia

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The quiet one: Her dream

Page after page I read but something was off…I could not recognize any person in the newspaper- for a person who had gone through the greater part of their life burying their head in anything that had text, a lot of pages or very little graphics – I was no stranger to the newspaper – so I knew something was definitely not right…

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The quiet one

I tend to keep my thoughts to myself when I’m at the table, conversations seem to fly past me although I occasionally pass a comment soon after which I find myself thinking about whether I said the appropriate thing or not…