I’m so glad I never __________________________ , because then I was able to __________________.
“Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.” ~ Dalai Lama
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8 thoughts on “Finish the sentence”
I'll go first! I'm so glad I never got that job in Seattle, because then I was able to live in Southern California.Being from Hawaii, I am not sure I would have lasted a whole year in Seattle before moving back to the islands!I've been loving life in California since 1996.
I'm so glad I never say "Never," because then I was able to remain unconflicted.Yeah, right!
I am glad I didn't become a lawyer in Chicago because my life would be so different then it is now in sunny florida!
I love the Dalai Lama quote. For the sentence, I'm going with:"I'm glad I never said no to extraordinary love, despite that I got hurt . . .Because then I was able to realize how rare and wonderful and vital to my soul that kind of love is."
Sought constant pity, move beyond.
I'm glad I never moved to Florida because then I wouldn't have met my amazing boyfriend!
LOVE all of these! Here's another one of mie:I'm so glad I never gave in to my fear of flying, because then I was able to go on some pretty amazing adventures.
I'm so glad I never married any of the guys I thought I would because then I wouldn't have ended up with the right one!