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Today, as soon as my 5-year-old baby brother came into my room, I yelled at him to get out without even looking up at him. When he didn't listen and I turned around to yell again, I noticed he had a bowl of cherries (my favorite) in his hands. He said, "Sorry, I just wanted to share these with you." MMT

#387 (16) - Aug 19, 2009 by Lisa - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (14301) - No, that made me sleepy. (479)

Today, I was walking as fast as I could away from a homeless man who was trying to get my attention, until he screamed, “Ma’am, you dropped your wallet!” And I turned around to see him holding it up for me to see. MMT

#17991 (1) - Apr 12, 2014 by andrea - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (578) - No, that made me sleepy. (27)

Today, we were all so caught up in the morning rush that I forgot to kiss my dad goodbye before he left for work for the very last time. MMT

#3028 (9) - Dec 14, 2009 by kino - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (3733) - No, that made me sleepy. (71)

Today, one of my classmates looked pretty upset again. She has looked that way for the last few days. I stopped her after school and said, "I haven't seen you smile once this week. Are you OK?" She immediately smiled, and she told me about some problems her parents were going through. We ended our 20 minute conversation with a hug, and then she said, “Thank you. Thank you. I mean it. Thank you.” MMT

#17360 (1) - Jan 29, 2013 by inspiredmusician - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (550) - No, that made me sleepy. (22)

Today, my dog ran away in the rain. We live on the main road in town with cars speeding both directions. After 2 hours of searching, I finally came across a woman in a business suit bribing my dog with her breakfast in the pouring rain. We finally caught him and I graciously thanked her and offered to buy her another breakfast. She admitted that she was an hour late for work, but found him in the street and couldn't live with herself if she just let him keep running. MMT

#16839 (0) - Oct 26, 2012 by Anonymous - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (592) - No, that made me sleepy. (20)

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! (439) - No, that made me sleepy. (25)

Today, 20 years after I was released from a 2-year prison sentence after killing her daughter - my best friend - in a DUI car accident her mom randomly knocked on my front door and said, "I forgive you for taking my baby from me." MMT

#17458 (0) - Mar 17, 2013 by JTD - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (582) - No, that made me sleepy. (19)

Today, my dad gave two slices of pizza to our maid - a less affluent, but wonderful Mexican lady. She wrapped the slices up in a handkerchief and said, “Oh, my son’s don’t get pizza very often. I’m going to take it home to them.” So my dad ordered two more full pizzas just for her to take home to her family. MMT

#17607 (2) - May 29, 2013 by aj - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (701) - No, that made me sleepy. (50)

Today, your dad couldn't bear to look at your toys and bed anymore, but now that they're gone I can't bear to see the emptiness of our home. RIP. MMT

#17953 (1) - Mar 7, 2014 by MA - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (357) - No, that made me sleepy. (31)

Today, my dad sells pot legally to medical dispensaries to make ends meet after California budget cuts reduced his teacher’s salary by 25% last year. MMT

#17471 (0) - Mar 24, 2013 by Anonymous - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (360) - No, that made me sleepy. (70)

Today, it’s been 12 years since high school. Every day they teased him, and every day he smiled at them. Now he owns a large web hosting and design business downtown. Several of them work for him, and now they smile at him. Of course, he still smiles back. MMT

#15539 (2) - Sep 15, 2011 by Anette - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1148) - No, that made me sleepy. (86)

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, six months after his passing, I flew from Austin, Texas to Melbourne, Australia to clean out my brother’s overseas condo and finalize its sale. As you might imagine, the entire experience was a sad one. But one thing that jumped out at me was my brother’s desk planner. Two weeks before he passed he crossed out a 9-day vacation on his calendar with a note saying, “Not enough time, maybe next month.” MMT

#15858 (0) - Dec 29, 2011 by dame - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (1021) - No, that made me sleepy. (30)

Today, after dating my best friend from childhood for just over a month, I came to the conclusion that I need to break-up with him. I'm just not ready for all of this right now. But I don't want to lose him either and I don't think he'll understand. MMT

#809 (5) - Aug 31, 2009 by shakeit - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (518) - No, that made me sleepy. (1141)

Today, after my father's arrest last night, for the first time in my life, I wasn't scared to go home after school. MMT

Today, one of my business heroes replied to an email I spent her inquiring about how she had handled all of her failures to get to where she is today. Part of her response: “I’ve fallen down hard a hundred times, at least. I’ve seen many people close to me fall flat on their faces too. Sometimes you wake right up. Sometimes it totally knocks you out. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.” MMT

#17415 (1) - Feb 25, 2013 by victoria - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (359) - No, that made me sleepy. (64)

Today, as I opened the hotel's lobby door to go meet him at the bar, I knew at that precise moment that I was about to ruin my marriage. So I walked back out the door. MMT

#3066 (3) - Dec 16, 2009 by Anonymous - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1842) - No, that made me sleepy. (223)

Today, a deaf-mute kid I have been caring for 5 days a week for the last several years, spoke my name aloud, excitedly, for the very first time when he saw me walk into the room. MMT

#17711 (3) - Jul 25, 2013 by mrp1nk23 - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (533) - No, that made me sleepy. (10)

Today, when I tapped the side of my wheelchair and told my husband, “You’re the only reason I want to be free from this contraption,” he kissed me on my forehead and said, “Honey, I don’t even see that thing.” MMT

#6152 (1) - Mar 31, 2010 by iloveyou - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (1967) - No, that made me sleepy. (39)

Today, my son died of muscular dystrophy at the age of 58. Not quite a full life in years, but goodness did he bring joy to the lives of everyone who met him. He packed as much life into that 58 years as he possibly could, despite his disability. And considering the fact that doctors told me he wouldn’t live beyond 5 years of age, his life was FULL. MMT

#17242 (2) - Jan 8, 2013 by jese - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (616) - No, that made me sleepy. (11)

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