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Today, while I was at the hospice facility I volunteer at once a week, an elderly, dying lady I was caring for said, "I am grateful to have lived such a beautiful life… I mean, except for the deaths of my loved ones. But it is nice to know that I have such amazing people waiting for me in Heaven." MMT

#17618 (0) - Jun 4, 2013 by tuave - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (343) - No, that made me sleepy. (20)

Today I had a conversation with my brother about our respective relationship troubles. We were sitting on the same sofa, but we had the entire conversation on Facebook chat because our parents were in the room and they don't know he's gay… yet. MMT

#16957 (0) - Nov 7, 2012 by tr91 - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (750) - No, that made me sleepy. (25)

Today, I married the girl of my dreams. I left for college at 18 and looked for her there. Nothing. I moved to New York City and looked for her there. Nothing. I moved to San Francisco and looked for her there. Nothing. Then last fall, exactly a year ago today, I returned home for Thanksgiving. My sister's best friend, whom I grew up with, joined us for dinner. And I found her. MMT

#17853 (2) - Nov 27, 2013 by kindledheart - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (694) - No, that made me sleepy. (52)

Today, as I was panicking and fighting an Asthma attack because of the large grease fire I caused in the dorm room kitchen area, my roommate woke up from a dead sleep, calmly walked into the kitchen half asleep, extinguished the fire with a fire extinguisher and went back to bed without saying a word. MMT

#13680 (6) - Apr 4, 2011 by Anonymous - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1356) - No, that made me sleepy. (302)

Today, I spent my son's 12th birthday with him in his hospice care room. The reason for cancer in children will always MMT.

#17701 (2) - Jul 18, 2013 by dad - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (344) - No, that made me sleepy. (23)

Today, we visited my grandma who has an irregular case of Alzheimer's. When she said she wasn’t married, my grandpa looked up in despair. We could all tell it killed him inside. But instead of getting angry, he stood up, walked over to her and asked her to marry him again. After a few moments of jogging her memory, she said, “Yes!” MMT

#10862 (2) - Oct 7, 2010 by jess - Happy - Yes, that made me think too! (3129) - No, that made me sleepy. (23)

Today, as I walked out of the courtroom smiling, I realized we each got what was important to us in the divorce settlement. I got our two children and she got pretty much everything else. MMT

#17846 (2) - Nov 20, 2013 by anonpete - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (636) - No, that made me sleepy. (35)

Today, at a funeral reception, everyone had something kind to say about the deceased. As they spoke through their tears, many of them admitted that they wish they had told John how wonderful he was before he died. MMT

#61 (1) - Aug 5, 2009 by WishfulThinker - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (2519) - No, that made me sleepy. (267)

Today, my neighbor's house burned to the ground. I told him that I couldn't even begin to imagine what it would be like to have my whole life burn to the ground. He looked at me, smiled and said, "My life didn’t burn to the ground. If it did, I wouldn’t be standing here." MMT

#207 (2) - Aug 12, 2009 by Anthony - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (3234) - No, that made me sleepy. (131)

Today, my husband, who’s a pediatric surgeon, came home at midnight, crashed into my arms and began crying. Through his tears, he said, “Zero for two today… Yep, both heart transplants failed.” MMT

#18003 (1) - Apr 24, 2014 by Diaz - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (576) - No, that made me sleepy. (32)

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! (285) - No, that made me sleepy. (51)

Today, our son grabbed our family photo to kiss daddy good night. He looked at me and asked, "Daddy home now?" I told him that daddy still has a lot of work to do. He pouted and then asked, "Daddy no love me?" My husband is in Iraq for another 6 months and today was our son's 3rd birthday. I want him home so bad it brings me to tears. MMT

#12081 (3) - Dec 31, 2010 by Army Wife - Miscellaneous - Yes, that made me think too! (1519) - No, that made me sleepy. (64)

Today, after an abusive childhood and a failed marriage, she proved to me that true love isn’t a lie. MMT

#5600 (1) - Mar 14, 2010 by hopeful - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (1195) - No, that made me sleepy. (68)

Today, it's been 3 days since my best friend died. My best friend, however, was a dog. I've never experienced anyone this close to me dying, except my grandmother. Some people don't understand the attachment to animals, but he did more for me than any of my other friends. I find myself feeling empty and lost. I would give anything for a simple lick from him, or to pet him again. Missing him MMT.

#16378 (2) - Jun 26, 2012 by Sarah - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (492) - No, that made me sleepy. (34)

Today, I am an alcoholic. My ex-wife is an alcoholic. Our oldest son is a high school dropout, sitting in jail for selling prescription medication in school. And our youngest son is a college graduate, an entrepreneur, and the co-founder and CEO of a successful non-profit in New York City that helps hundreds of drug addicts overcome their addictions every year. The way my son rose above the odds MMT.

#16844 (7) - Oct 28, 2012 by JoeyJ - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (917) - No, that made me sleepy. (17)

Today, I read about Obama protestors marching down public streets carrying loaded fire-arms. These protestors were not arrested. But gay and lesbian protestors elsewhere in this country have been harassed and arrested for simply holding hands and marching in solidarity. MMT

#625 (12) - Aug 27, 2009 by Fred - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (10486) - No, that made me sleepy. (1864)

Today, at my Grandpa's memorial service this evening, my family and I suddenly heard loud engines revving as we were setting up before mourners arrived. We went outside the church to inspect and saw my Grandpa's car club (he was an avid car show attender) driving around the church with their old cars. It broke my heart and made my day at the same time. It was truly a MMT moment.

#16199 (0) - May 12, 2012 by Wowed - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (534) - No, that made me sleepy. (25)

Today, I haven't seen Carrie in 17 years, since she passed away in a car accident on the day of our college graduation ceremony. And I'll never tell my wife that I still think about her almost every single day. MMT

#16970 (2) - Nov 10, 2012 by vin - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (644) - No, that made me sleepy. (31)

Today, for the first time since I was 15 (I'm 21 now), I've thought about cutting myself because my mother has done nothing but tear me down since I was little. I'm never thin enough, pretty enough, smart enough, or important enough for her. She calls me lazy even though I put myself through college working two jobs just because I can't find a job. The constant criticizing from someone who is supposed to love and support me MMT.

#16304 (6) - Jun 10, 2012 by sfnn - Sad - Yes, that made me think too! (357) - No, that made me sleepy. (22)

Today, I helped my dad celebrate his high school graduation at the age of 68. He went back and took the necessary classes simply to fulfill a promise he made to himself sometime before he started his multi-million dollar construction business 40 years ago. MMT

#17378 (0) - Feb 7, 2013 by Rene - Inspiring - Yes, that made me think too! (549) - No, that made me sleepy. (23)

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