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Today, she asked me, "How do you know it's true if you've never tried to prove it's false?" MMT

#151 (2) - Aug 10, 2009 by notso - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1131) - No, that made me sleepy. (270)

Today, my big sister, Casey, hugged me as I sobbed, and then said, “Sometimes you have to love people from a distance and give them the space and time to get their minds right before you let them back into your life.” MMT

#16249 (1) - May 28, 2012 by Nev - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (346) - No, that made me sleepy. (22)

Today, you shaved your hair into a mohawk to make my little sister smile when we visited her at the hospital after her lung surgery. And when people ask me why I love you, I intend to tell them this story. You MMT good thoughts.

#1880 (2) - Oct 10, 2009 by Cat - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (2957) - No, that made me sleepy. (111)

Today marks the one year anniversary when I stopped cutting. Now I just wish the scars would disappear. MMT

#9001 (13) - Jul 26, 2010 by alliecat123 - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (712) - No, that made me sleepy. (167)

Today, I finally got around to sorting through a box of my son’s personal items that his Army unit shipped to me after he was killed in January of 2011. In the box I found a journal my son updated every night while he was overseas. The final entry, dated Jan 6th, 2011 is only one line long. It says, “I will not kill anyone this year.” MMT

#14736 (8) - Jun 24, 2011 by ma - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (1692) - No, that made me sleepy. (35)

Today, I quit my job at my father’s successful civil engineering firm to pursue a career in music. I spent 6 years in college to get my Masters degree in civil engineering because that’s what my parents wanted me to do. But all I ever wanted to be was a musician. MMT

#360 (3) - Aug 19, 2009 by Stolz - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (831) - No, that made me sleepy. (223)

Today, my father gave one slice of pizza to our poor gardener's son - a 6-year-old boy. He wrapped the slice of pizza in a napkin and set it aside. When my father asked him why he wasn’t eating it now, he said, "I’m going to take it home and share it with my mother and sister." MMT

#3386 (3) - Dec 27, 2009 by NYRamadhan - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (3134) - No, that made me sleepy. (72)

Today, I exchanged black eyes with a bully at school after I told him to “Piss off!” when he and his obnoxious friends started picking on a freshman with autistic disabilities. And despite getting a week of afternoon detention and an earful from my mother, I would do it again in a heartbeat. MMT

#5039 (17) - Feb 14, 2010 by ihatebullys - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (4311) - No, that made me sleepy. (90)

Today, I keep the belt my father used to beat me with right next to all the other belts in my closet. It’s my reminder of why I have never, and will never, beat my own kids. MMT

#7447 (4) - May 22, 2010 by bybeal - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1837) - No, that made me sleepy. (61)

Today, the rose he gave me before he had the heart attack that claimed his life, is still alive in a vase of water almost a full month later. MMT

#17409 (0) - Feb 22, 2013 by Banna - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (639) - No, that made me sleepy. (20)

Today, after seventeen wonderful years, I went to the vet for the very last time. MMT

#16573 (2) - Aug 23, 2012 by Keely - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (806) - No, that made me sleepy. (61)

Today, in the Mortuary Science Lab at the university, we embalmed a girl who couldn’t have been a day over sixteen. MMT

#7959 (0) - Jun 13, 2010 by sodef - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (1193) - No, that made me sleepy. (59)

Today, an elderly woman sitting at a Starbucks where I was eating my lunch accidently spilled her coffee. Before she could even get up, a man sitting at a table nearby (a total stranger) grabbed his napkins and pushed the spilt coffee on the table away from her before it dripped onto her lap. As an employee walked over to help clean up, he asked the elderly lady what kind of coffee she was drinking and then went up to the counter and ordered another cup for her on his own dime. MMT

#15708 (1) - Oct 21, 2011 by nikki - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1050) - No, that made me sleepy. (51)

Today, the homeless shelter that I volunteered at as a teenager is helping me get back on my feet. MMT

#18125 (0) - Sep 30, 2014 by HEZZA - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (513) - No, that made me sleepy. (68)

Today, a young man in a wheelchair purposely rolled in front of a robber that grabbed my purse off my arm and then grabbed it back out of the robber’s hands. The robber was so stunned, he stopped and stared at the young man for a second and then ran away. The young man then tossed my purse back to me. MMT

#8548 (2) - Jul 7, 2010 by jules - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1499) - No, that made me sleepy. (38)

Today is my 18th birthday. Just over 18 years ago a woman was faced with the harsh fact that she had already had four miscarriages and one stillbirth. As she was pregnant for the 5th time, doctors informed her that her pregnancy was extremely risky and life threatening to her health. They said there was a good chance either the baby or her wouldn’t make it. She chose to give the baby a chance anyway. My mom and I both made it and are still totally healthy to this day. MMT

#14698 (4) - Jun 20, 2011 by jodi - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (1512) - No, that made me sleepy. (92)

Today, after watching a violent movie, my little sister immediately asked my grandma how she wants to die. “Like a California sunset,” my grandma replied as she stepped out onto the patio of her beachfront condo in Santa Barbara. MMT

#17564 (0) - May 8, 2013 by Reza - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (286) - No, that made me sleepy. (52)

Today, as I headed home from work late I was hoping my wife wouldn't be awake so we didn’t have to finish the argument we started this morning. But as I got closer, my son called and told me she had just been rushed to the hospital after collapsing in the kitchen, completely unconscious, for an unknown reason. I’m at the hospital now, praying. MMT

#17830 (1) - Nov 4, 2013 by regretful - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (545) - No, that made me sleepy. (24)

Today, I woke up from an afternoon nap on my grandma’s couch to find out that while we were both napping, she passed away next to me in her sleep. MMT

#14741 (1) - Jun 27, 2011 by moro - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1692) - No, that made me sleepy. (26)

Today, while watching a documentary on the disaster of 9/11, a clip showed one of the planes going into the second tower. Even though I was only 4 when it happened and it happened 11 years ago, tears started to stream down my face. Watching all the innocent lives on the plane and in the tower at the site of the crash being lost in a blink of an eye made my heart ache. I realize that sometimes our lives are held in a stranger's hands and it MMT.

#16618 (1) - Sep 10, 2012 by deep_thoughts - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (353) - No, that made me sleepy. (114)

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