And when I grow up, when I grow up
I will be brave enough to fight
The creature that you have to fight
Beneath the bed each night
To be a grown up!
(Matilda the Musical)
When I was a kid, I wanted to be a dentist.
A dentist who would go out to the mountains and treat people for free. But when I was twelve, I had a three-hour long visit to the dentist where she and her assistant wrestled with a particular tooth that had to be pulled out and that changed the course of my life forever.
And now I am grown, I am not a dentist.
But I know I’m not done yet. Nor are you done yet. Not with life, anyway, and there is still a universe full of possibilities of what you and I could be. Anybody could be anything.
So, for this week’s Truth Thursdays, let’s all think about these possibilities. And share:
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