I had to go for my physical today. I am never excited about it but it’s necessary. Upon leaving I was sitting out in front of the facility waiting for my lift driver. I had  crossed my legs and was sitting on the bench patiently waiting and enjoying my phone when a woman walked up to me and said, ” I have always wanted to sit with my legs crossed.”. She took me by surprise so I just looked at her and smiled.

I wanted to respond, but I did not know what to say so I just sat there. And then she said it again, “I have always wanted to sit with my legs crossed,” then she proceeded to walk into the building.

As I watched her walk away it seemed that she had a problem with bending her knees because her legs motioned straight up, as she rocked from side to side to move forward. I sat there for a few minutes, but I really wanted to follow her and ask her why she could not sit with her legs crossed.

However I  sat there thinking of how blessed I really was to be able to have motion in my legs where I could cross them with ease if I’d like. What a simple request I thought. We pray to God for things that are not of importance, and here is a lady who just wants to sit with her legs crossed and can’t.  This thinking also applies to food, clothing , shelter, and other basic necessities we are blessed to enjoy. How vain and selfish can we be. Lord forgive us.

Just saying-

(c) VPM 2017

About The Voice

Veronica is an Author, Artist, Social Media Evangelist, and Educator of children. Her love and passion for teaching has allowed her the opportunity to work with children from all walks of life. Veronica is also active in serving her community having served the women of "My Sister's House", in Atlanta. She is an Inspirational Blogger and Speaker. Thank you for your visit! For more about Veronica click links below, follow on The voice@veronicamot
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