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Today, the happiest moment of my life is still that split-second two weeks ago when, as I laid crushed under my 2000 pound car, I realized my wife and 3-year-old boy were out of the vehicle and completely OK. MMT

#17820 (1) - Oct 25, 2013 by almostlost - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (561) - No, that made me sleepy. (21)

Today, I now know there is nothing worse than watching your four sons carry your only daughter’s coffin. MMT

#17819 (0) - Oct 24, 2013 by KRD - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (839) - No, that made me sleepy. (21)

Today, my son took his own life. Exactly 23 years ago I brought him into this life through birth. These two days represent the worst and best days of my life, respectively. MMT

#17818 (1) - Oct 23, 2013 by jess - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (395) - No, that made me sleepy. (18)

Today I volunteered at a 5K that raises money for cancer. It was raining and cold and I just wanted to leave. And just as I was about to, a young woman that couldn’t have been a day older than me, with no hair and an oxygen mask, hobbled around the corner of the track and didn’t stop until she crossed the finish line. MMT

#17817 (0) - Oct 22, 2013 by Elizabeth - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (503) - No, that made me sleepy. (15)

Today, even after all of the heartache and tears her father put us through – the abuse and the nights on the streets – she is the happiest little girl I have ever known, and the only reason I choose to get up every morning. MMT

#17816 (0) - Oct 21, 2013 by fireandlove - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (333) - No, that made me sleepy. (23)

Today, I received a call from my city's battered women's hotline. I'm a university student and was assigned to volunteer for organization that hosts the hotline. I assumed they were calling about me helping them with their new advertising campaign. Turns out, they were calling because they were informed that I'm in an abusive relationship. It only happened once and I had know idea anyone else knew. MMT

#17815 (2) - Oct 20, 2013 by CMG25 - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (366) - No, that made me sleepy. (38)

Today, I had the longest, deepest, most heartfelt conversation with my dad that I can ever remember having, just after he told me he was diagnosed with terminal cancer this afternoon. MMT

#17814 (0) - Oct 19, 2013 by jordan - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (350) - No, that made me sleepy. (19)

Today, I went back to the hospital at 6:30AM, expecting to schedule my first chemo appointment following my initial MRI scans and biopsy tests yesterday, but my golf ball sized tumor came back benign, and I can be back to 100% with a simple operation. And the sunrise on my drive home was more beautiful than I can ever remember seeing before. MMT

#17813 (0) - Oct 18, 2013 by B - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (545) - No, that made me sleepy. (17)

Today, it's been a few years since my boyfriend had the flu. On way out of the doctors’ office he was smiling and I thought all was well. The following day he told me the worst imaginable news; somehow he had contracted HIV before we met. I watched his face as he told me, I saw his world crumble down, I saw his dreams being flushed away and I vowed he would never feel like that again. Today, we have been happily married for ten years and I remain negative. He tells me frequently that when he takes care of his health, he's motivated by the fact that he's earning more time to spend with me. MMT

#17812 (0) - Oct 17, 2013 by anon - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (450) - No, that made me sleepy. (40)

Today, as much as my dad and I have been arguing lately, I just noticed that all of his recent Facebook status updates are about me and the positive things I’ve been up to lately. It made me smile and it MMT.

#17811 (0) - Oct 16, 2013 by liv - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (395) - No, that made me sleepy. (25)

Today, at the scene of her son’s death, her bloodied, torn fingernails and fingertips spoke volumes about how she desperately tried to free her son from the noose around his neck. MMT

#17810 (3) - Oct 15, 2013 by dpd - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (548) - No, that made me sleepy. (17)

Today, I went out to lunch with my dad and he wanted to stop by the farmer’s market on the way home to get my mom a dozen roses. “Why today?” I asked. “Why not today?” he replied. “It’s always a great day to make her smile.” MMT

#17809 (1) - Oct 14, 2013 by james - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (437) - No, that made me sleepy. (16)

Today, as my tears dripped onto his white hospital sheets, I told my dad he wasn't allowed to leave me like mom did last year, but he didn't listen to me either. MMT

#17808 (0) - Oct 13, 2013 by Amber Lou - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (552) - No, that made me sleepy. (37)

Today, had I been sleeping with my phone on silent like I usually do, and had I not called her immediately when I received her text that read “I love you honey. Goodbye.” I wonder if she would have pulled the trigger. I’m at her house now, watching her sleep, and trying to decide if I can safely leave... ever. MMT

#17807 (3) - Oct 12, 2013 by LeMasters - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (504) - No, that made me sleepy. (25)

Today, my teacher, Mr. Jansen, had a bully who has been picking on me every day permanently removed from class. He did this without me ever saying a word about it. I saw him eyeing the bully a time or two with disgust, but he never intervened or did anything to embarrass me. Teachers who pay attention and genuinely care MMT.

#17806 (1) - Oct 11, 2013 by Jackie - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (558) - No, that made me sleepy. (21)

Today, when I looked at my father sitting there again, drunk, I realized he didn’t survive my mom’s cancer either. MMT

#17805 (0) - Oct 10, 2013 by imagoodkid - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (603) - No, that made me sleepy. (16)

Today, my mom died in a car accident when she swerved off the road to avoid a 8-year-old kid with Down Syndrome who accidentally ran into the street. MMT

#17804 (1) - Oct 9, 2013 by iheuie - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (610) - No, that made me sleepy. (21)

Today, my grandmother uses coupons at the grocery store, and then gives the money she saves to the bag boys and girls as a tip. She does because she says she “likes to see smiles.” MMT

#17803 (0) - Oct 8, 2013 by Hydrovo - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (391) - No, that made me sleepy. (29)

Today, a blind elderly patient of mine told me she could hear the song in my smile. MMT

#17802 (0) - Oct 7, 2013 by Emily Grace - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (424) - No, that made me sleepy. (26)

Today, I never knew someone personally who took their own life, until I found out about my ex-husband, four days after we finalized our divorce. MMT

#17801 (0) - Oct 6, 2013 by Anonymous - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (501) - No, that made me sleepy. (26)

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