Orig written July 2008…

A Walk Through The Darkness Of Chronic Pain And Depression...

I have been sitting here thinking about what my life would be like if….

Don’t we all do that?
What would have happened if….I had only gotten to that intersection a few moments later, or earlier…,
Who would we be now if…I had been able to finish my degree….,
Where would I live now if…We hadn’t lost *everything* due to my injuries….,
Who would be near us now… If my Pain or Illness hadn’t driven them all away…
Who would I be now if…I wasn’t so broken and living in terrible pain….

If. A very powerful word.  It allows us to look back at our decisions and circumstances and see all of the alternatives.  Most of the time we use if in introspection of the past, but on occasion we use it to help us choose between possible outcomes in the future. (What…

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~ by daveprime on November 2, 2012.

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