Tuesday, July 3, 2007

10 Things to do Before I Die

I’ve already done a lot of what I would want to do in a lifetime. Frankly, I’ve also done a little bit of what I wouldn’t want to do.

But what about the rest of my life? What do I want to accomplish before I die? Perhaps my aspirations are boring. I know they’re mostly internal rather than things I can hold. You know something, though? I’m so okay with that.

Want to see more exciting ones? Go to
Ten on Tuesday to see others’ lists.

1. Outlive my husband by no more than a day.

2. Live to see my children as happy, safe and healthy adults.

3. Know and love my grandchildren.

4. Not actually have any grandchildren for at least 15 years.

5. Publish a book.

6. Publish another book.

7. Stay content with my life.

8. Act in ways which help people.

9. Inspire others to act in ways which help us all.

10. Have no regrets.


Anonymous said...

Your blog is very interesting!
Please, send me the photo of your pc desk and the link of your blog.
I'll publish on my blog!.
Thanks Frank
EMAIL: pcdesktop1@gmail.com

Anonymous said...

I am also hoping to write and publish a book.

My grandma came close to only outliving my grandpa by a day, but I believe it was closer to almost a week. They both had cancer...

Happy Tuesday!

PJD said...

7, 8, 9, and 10 are all in sync for sure. Noble goals all... well, I guess it depends on what type of books you plan on publishing. :)

Stacey said...

#1, that's very good, I hadn't thought about it--wouldn't that be nice, though? Thanks for visiting me today.

Melissa said...

Great list! Very thought provoking!
Have a great week!

Becky said...

I love them all, but esp. #1 and #7. They choked me up!

Anonymous said...

These were just beautiful. We really do think so much the same.


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