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Who Inspires Who?

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I think we can all agree that this global crisis is like nothing we’ve known. It has crossed every spectrum of the globe. It has changed our lives forever with social distancing, the way we communicate, the way we look at one another and the way we interact with the ones that we treasure.

Grandparents treasure their grandchildren beyond measure. They allow them more lead way than they ever gave their children. Grandchildren are like millions of diamonds crossing the oceans. So when something affects them, we go into high gear. My youngest grandson is in the first grade and like everyone else, he is doing online learning. Well he cannot still for more than three minutes at a time, so when he sees his teacher online, he gets really busy. I have to help him on Tuesdays because his mother and father works on Tuesday. Trying to help him interact and do all his work from 9am – 12 noon is quite adventure that gave me an appreciation for his teacher and educators all over these United States of America.. But I was too inspired by my grandson, whose name is Makai, because of hIs perseverance until the end of the lessons. You thought he was not paying attention, but he knew all the answers and he saids to me, no Grandma, we have to finish well. We have to finish all the lessons. I was taken aback.

So I say to all us, lets finish well and get back to our new “normal” lives. Find someone or something that inspires you and give it a word. The teacher inspired me and I thought of her stamina to finish this school year and as I said my grandson inspired me and I thought of perseverance and finishing well. Who does the inspiring? You would think it would be me the grandmother, but instead it was my grandson’s perseverance that got me to thinking of finishing well all my projects, all my lessons, all my work I’m doing for others, finish my websites. Most of all to finish well. Who would have thought he knew anything about finishing well. The

Be Inspired today by someone or something! This too shall pass!!!

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