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Today, the kitten that was run over by a car, needing one of her front legs to be amputated, that I nursed back to health despite a grim outlook by the veterinary doctor, celebrated her 20th birthday in perfect health. MMT

#17970 (0) - Mar 22, 2014 by Mae - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (332) - No, that made me sleepy. (34)

Today, I got an A on my report card in math for the first time in my life. I’m in 10th grade. This year I was having a really tough time in my Algebra II class. But despite my complaining and bad attitude, my teacher, Mrs. Jacobs, sat with me every day after school, without any additional compensation, and sometimes for over an hour, to help me one-on-one. Teachers like her MMT.

#14829 (1) - Jul 9, 2011 by ellie - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1325) - No, that made me sleepy. (94)

Today, her final words were, “Please take care of our three beautiful boys.” MMT

#17645 (0) - Jun 17, 2013 by Noah - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (469) - No, that made me sleepy. (24)

Today, after a decade-long, physically abusive marriage, and 3 years of therapy, he proved to me that true love isn’t a lie. We have been happily married for 20 years now. MMT

#17594 (0) - May 23, 2013 by Katielake - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (297) - No, that made me sleepy. (44)

Today, after the police arrested the intruder who broke into our house, I asked my mom how she knew to call 911 when she heard a noise downstairs in the middle of the night. “It could have been one of our cats that made the noise,” I suggested. “When things don't feel quite right, you’ve got to trust yourself to know more than you think you do,” my mom replied. MMT

#16005 (0) - Mar 2, 2012 by dale - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (582) - No, that made me sleepy. (31)

Today, my son and I went to the local bakery to buy fresh bread. He usually asks me for one oatmeal cookie, but today he asked me for three. They only cost 25 cents, so I didn’t think too much of it. I assumed he wanted to bring a couple home, but on our walk home, my son took the other two cookies and handed them to two homeless men he pointed out to me on our way to the bakery. MMT

#17759 (0) - Aug 26, 2013 by Kay - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (622) - No, that made me sleepy. (12)

Today, he wrote his suicide note on the final page of a book I bought him last week, entitled, “The Happiness Project.” I knew he wasn’t happy, I just didn’t know how much. I wish I had done more when I had the chance... MMT

#18032 (0) - May 24, 2014 by blue - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (267) - No, that made me sleepy. (30)

Today, it has been exactly six months since my doctor at the Scripps cancer treatment hospital gave me six months to live. And although I’m still struggling, I have made far more progress than my doctor expected, she says I have at least another six months in me now, and I feel blessed to get this extra time. MMT

#17770 (2) - Sep 5, 2013 by kitty-cat - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (485) - No, that made me sleepy. (13)

Today, the day after the first fistful of my hair fell out, my daughter and her German Sheppard showed up for dinner, both of them with shaved bald heads. MMT

#18081 (0) - Jul 13, 2014 by LoveLearn - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (345) - No, that made me sleepy. (22)

Today my autism was both burden and gift. I had a meltdown with my husband and our best friend when they forgot something that is important to me. I cried alone in my garden and cursed myself for the way my mind is wired - that these things hit me so hard. I said to the flowers I was cutting, "Why can't my autism be a gift, like others say theirs is?" Just then a hummingbird flew out of the blueberry bush and hovered over the bouquet in my hand for a full minute. It calmed my mind and MMT.

#16589 (0) - Aug 31, 2012 by Martian - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (440) - No, that made me sleepy. (43)

Today, when he showed me the photos of the two of us he kept in his Army helmet for the last 2 years while he was overseas, I realized he’s been thinking about me as much as I’ve been thinking about him. MMT

#12794 (0) - Feb 15, 2011 by AllSmiles - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (2605) - No, that made me sleepy. (92)

Today, I was only a mile down the street from the marathon explosions. I've always been to afraid to give blood but the marathon runners who crossed the finish line only to keep running to Boston hospitals to give blood for the injured really MMT.

#17519 (2) - Apr 16, 2013 by Sadday - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (550) - No, that made me sleepy. (8)

Today, I told him, “You’re quite good. Why do you always play your guitar and sing alone in your room? Why don’t you go out and play for others?” He smiled and replied, “Because I’m playing for me. It’s my meditation - my escape.” MMT

#5598 (3) - Mar 13, 2010 by Fay32 - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1228) - No, that made me sleepy. (503)

Today, I accidently left my wallet on the bar at a busy restaurant in New York City. When I went back to get it 30 minutes later, it was untouched in the same place I left it. MMT

#465 (1) - Aug 22, 2009 by Tim - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (957) - No, that made me sleepy. (80)

Today, after my class voted for me as the student with the "best smile," all I could think is that it hurts so much more to smile in front of everyone, than to cry all alone. MMT

#18075 (1) - Jul 7, 2014 by ThatGirl - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (246) - No, that made me sleepy. (36)

Today, as my mom and I were talking about how money was tight, and discussing ideas on how to come up with my first semester college tuition fee, my 7 year older brother walked into the room and offered me his piggy bank. MMT

#16229 (0) - May 21, 2012 by J40sh - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (694) - No, that made me sleepy. (22)

Today, I found out that my 5-year-old daughter’s best friend in her kindergarten class - the girl she’s been telling me about for nearly two months now - is a little bald headed girl who has been battling leukemia for the last 12 months. My daughter never mentioned her bald appearance once. MMT

#11733 (2) - Dec 8, 2010 by daisy - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (2090) - No, that made me sleepy. (40)

Today, he sent me this text message: “You're perfect. Everything about you is mesmerizing. You have no imperfections because any of the traits that could be imperfect about you makes you who you are, which makes you that much more perfect in my eyes. Thanks for being you.” MMT

#8091 (5) - Jun 18, 2010 by stacey - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (1212) - No, that made me sleepy. (374)

Today, when I said goodbye to him, my heart shattered into pieces because I knew I would never say hello to him again. MMT

#5383 (7) - Mar 7, 2010 by tiffy - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (2344) - No, that made me sleepy. (150)

Today, my mom has worked the last 5 days straight, even though her doctors say she only has about 6 months left to live. When I asked her why she’s working so much, she said, “Honey, I love what I do for a living. It’s my passion.” MMT

#17554 (0) - May 3, 2013 by Spree - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (416) - No, that made me sleepy. (19)

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