I am reminded of the “I love the whole world” song from the Discovery Channel this morning.
I was fortunate to spend the whole day yesterday in a place with a wonderful view. I spent a lot of time just taking in the fresh air and feeling grateful.
The world is a beautiful place and we are very lucky to have the opportunity to share it with each other. It is hard to keep that luck in perspective on a daily basis while we’re busy fighting our many, often trivial, battles.
But, that’s what traditions like thanksgiving are for. If you are reading this on a laptop or a cell phone somewhere, it is likely that you have plenty of privilege to be grateful for.
Here’s to making that privilege count.