9.12.11

Don't ask to be taught patience. It doesn't end well.

Well, not for me anyway.

At least three times in the last three days I've be encountered with a trying situation and in response, reacted poorly. But it's only after the fact, after I've shot my mouth off or been rude or something, that I realize, "Oooooh, that was a test of my patience, wasn't it?"

Heavenly Father is a tricky one, he is.

And currently my grade is an F.

2 comments:

  1. I know what you mean. I've gotten many an F in my life. But, life is a process. Thank goodness we'll have plenty of "tests of patience".

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  2. Yeah, I've given up on asking for new virtues because it usually ends poorly...like wanting to be more charitable, just shows how uncharitable I am. I just stay home and avoid people. I figure that's just as much of a help to people as actually be charitable.

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