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Today, she saved my life when she told me she was contemplating suicide too. MMT

#8043 (0) - Jun 16, 2010 by Ryan - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (948) - No, that made me sleepy. (60)

Today I said, “I love you” to my girlfriend. I’m 28 and this is the first time I’ve ever uttered this four letter word to a girl I've dated. MMT

#111 (5) - Aug 7, 2009 by toxicat - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (1032) - No, that made me sleepy. (471)

Today, I visited my grandpa at his retirement home. At 87, he always seems so happy. This morning I asked him, “How come I never hear you complain about your age like everyone else here?” He replied, “I have no complaints about growing old. Many folks are not fortunate enough to have the opportunity." MMT

#509 (1) - Aug 23, 2009 by Seven - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1467) - No, that made me sleepy. (36)

Today, I met an active duty Marine Corps Colonel who moonlights as a clown at children's parties when he's on leave. MMT

#3388 (2) - Dec 28, 2009 by galey - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (1623) - No, that made me sleepy. (81)

Today, I learned the hard way that sometimes when an ex-boyfriend threatens to commit suicide, he isn’t bluffing. MMT

#18098 (3) - Jul 31, 2014 by Maya21 - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (302) - No, that made me sleepy. (41)

Today, my mother works for a non-profit that's helping doctors find a cure for cancer. Ten years ago she was diagnosed with breast cancer and given a 1% chance of survival. She was that 1% and now she’s using her second chance to make a difference. MMT

#7114 (1) - May 5, 2010 by greg23 - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1208) - No, that made me sleepy. (45)

Today, I saved a woman’s life using the Heimlich maneuver. And after she calmed down, finished eating, and had dessert, she left me 600%. MMT

#16024 (0) - Mar 11, 2012 by Anon - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (600) - No, that made me sleepy. (52)

Today, I interviewed my grandmother for part of a research paper I’m working on for my Psychology class. When I asked her to define success in her own words, she said, “Success is when you look back at your life and the memories make you smile.” MMT

#8355 (1) - Jun 29, 2010 by KTTY - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1321) - No, that made me sleepy. (49)

Today I was asked, "Don't you remember me from your Life Skills class at the County Jail? You taught me how to live life happily without a drink or a drug." I expressed how happy I was to see her doing so well. She then turned to my girlfriend and said, "I'll never forget that face," as she pointed to me. "That woman saves lives!" MMT

#18066 (0) - Jun 28, 2014 by ckmarlowe - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (303) - No, that made me sleepy. (35)

Today, I’m a single father of a 16 year old girl. I sometimes worry that I’m not instilling enough positive morals in her evolving teenage lifestyle. But today when I got home from work I found her napping on the couch with her journal open on the coffee table. I didn’t touch her journal, but just took a quick glance. The entry dated today reads, “I've never been kissed because I’m just not ready for all that yet. But last night I went to a party. My dress wasn't tight at all, but lots of boys stared at my body anyway. I felt a little awkward about it, so most of the night I danced with my girlfriends and not the boys, except for one. I danced with the one boy who never stopped staring at my eyes.” MMT

#15741 (2) - Nov 6, 2011 by Rido - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (2019) - No, that made me sleepy. (53)

Today, I was reunited with an old buddy. Throughout college we were best friends. Then just before graduation we got into a nasty fight over a girl. Terrible words were exchanged and we never spoke again, until today. And as we hugged each other, we acknowledged how irrelevant that girl is now. MMT

#25 (3) - Jul 29, 2009 by Paul - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (2196) - No, that made me sleepy. (174)

Today, it’s been 10 years since my mother passed away when I was 12 years old. She told me to graduate college just before she passed, and today I did. MMT

#16123 (0) - Apr 16, 2012 by grad - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (691) - No, that made me sleepy. (33)

Today, my dad brought me into the city to one of his favorite restaurants. He ordered a large amount of food and only ate half of it. On the way home, he drove a route I was unfamiliar with. He pulled over near an alley and said, “I’ll be right back.” Then he grabbed the leftovers, ran into the alley, and returned empty handed. When I asked him what he did, he replied, “There's a homeless veteran back there who I've been giving leftovers to for the last 10 years.” MMT

#15633 (1) - Oct 10, 2011 by a1staek - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1399) - No, that made me sleepy. (18)

Today, the entire boys and girls basketball teams at my high school died their hair bright pink in support of the girls basketball team’s head coach who started her breast cancer chemo treatment this morning. MMT

#15154 (0) - Aug 5, 2011 by penny - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1329) - No, that made me sleepy. (67)

Today I was thinking again about my parents who both died 30 years ago within two months of each other. I regularly think of things I wish I'd told them and questions I should have asked. Ask yours now if they're still here and remember you can't hug them when they're gone. MMT

#1687 (4) - Oct 3, 2009 by Snaps - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1137) - No, that made me sleepy. (38)

Today, when I told my grandmother how the bullies at school keep putting me in a bad mood every day, she said, “An entire body of water the size of the Pacific Ocean can’t sink a ship unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly, all the negativity in the world can’t bring you down unless you allow it to get inside your head.” MMT

#16548 (3) - Aug 11, 2012 by angel - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (976) - No, that made me sleepy. (32)

Today, at our school's talent show my friend sang a song in honor of her late father. When she started crying and could no longer sing, more than half the audience stood up and sang the song with her, helping her through it all the way to the end. MMT

#16737 (1) - Sep 27, 2012 by JJ - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (851) - No, that made me sleepy. (15)

Today, about an hour before she left this world, my mom kissed me and told me she loved me for the first time since I told her I was gay, 16 years ago. MMT

#17992 (0) - Apr 13, 2014 by Anonymous - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (405) - No, that made me sleepy. (39)

Today, on a crowed subway train in Manhattan, I watched as a wealthy businesswoman dressed in a Gucci woman’s suit and wearing a Rolex, limped onto the train using a cane for support. It appeared that she had an injured ankle. Without hesitating, a homeless man sitting in the first seat by the doorway jumped up and offered her his seat. She smiled, sat down, reached into her pocket and handled the man $200 in cash. The man began thanking her repeatedly and crying with tears of joy. MMT

#17393 (5) - Feb 14, 2013 by LCJ - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (874) - No, that made me sleepy. (23)

Today, I went to a wedding where I knew almost nobody. Yesterday I went to a funeral where my best friend was the guest of honor. MMT

#16112 (0) - Apr 13, 2012 by naturegrl33 - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (539) - No, that made me sleepy. (46)

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