One of the most humbly ways to live small is to accept help.
Just yesterday, I was having a rough one. My sweet girlfriend could tell I was in dire need, and she offered to bring over dinner. I graciously responded with “No, thank you. I’m putting chicken in.” (you know, it was on the menu board ; )
Although, not having to cook would be delightful. Although, not having to prepare would be fabulous. And although, not having to clean-up, oh boy- that would be supreme!
Yet, I still resisted with an “I can do it” attitude. I don’t need help. I’ve got it. I’ll power through.
I love my friend. She texted me back and melted my prideful resolve with this:
“Live small by letting others help?? Boom. Blog post done.”
And, my family had a delicious sub sandwich meal last night compliments of my sweet, thoughtful, truth-filled friend.
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