Between the Sniffles

I woke up from a nap feeling very dehydrated indeed. I got sick again. My lips were hurting, eyes stinging, throat burning, and head throbbing. I was cold too even though I was snuggled under covers with my jacket on. But for all the world I did not want to get up to drink the water my body craved. For a while I didn’t budge.

Sometimes I dread my laziness. In my luxury I press my luck and I don’t take care of myself as I should. I suppose this is a form of taking life for granted even if I believe I am grateful. Now I’m glad that I’m sick because it reminds me that a life of worship is also a life of gratitude.


What are your thoughts?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s