I want to wake up every morning with a smile on my face.
I want to be happy.
I want to be loved.
I want to love unconditionally.
I want to be loved unconditionally.
I want a beautiful smile.
A big smile.
I want to be successful.
I want to be healthy.
I want to promote health.
I want to live in a world where my nieces and nephews and their children don’t have to get ulcers worrying about the environment.
I want world peace.
I want to be missed when I go away.
And I want to miss the people I love.
I want to cry at movies.
I want to spend money on my family and friends.
I want my family and friends to be happy.
I want to be forgiven.
I want the world to forgive each other.
I want us to look at each other and say hey, what the heck you made a mistake, and that’s ok.
I want to make mistakes.
I want to learn from my mistakes.
I want someone to have my back.
I want someone to catch me when I fall.
I want to fall.
I want to get up from falling.
I want so squeeze everything out of this life that I have.
I want people to know that everything is going to be fine, no matter what.
I want to be there with an extended hand to help you up.
I want to cry because sometimes life hurts.
I want to hurt because that is also a part of life.
I want to go for brunch with friends.
I want to sit around and talk for hours about absolutely nothing.
I want to bask in the sun,
I want to walk in the rain.
I want to get ice cold so that I can feel the pleasure of warming up.
I want to eat spaghetti.
I want that last piece of cheese cake.
I want to feel the wind on my face.
I don’t want people to forget me when I am gone.
I want to go to Bhutan and see what the view is like from a man made bird nest.
I want o go to Bahrain and wear a burka.
I want to go to Jerusalem to see the Wailing Wall.
I want to know how many liters of tears a single person sheds in a lifetime, a short lifetime a medium lifetime and a long lifetime.
I want to be around when a cure for cancer is discovered.
I want to wake up every morning with a big smile on my face.
I want to live! NOW.
This is what I know to be true, at our core we all want (more or less) the same things.
Theresa Norris CPCC www.norriscoaching.com
Photo: The Taktshang Tiger’s Nest monastery in Bhutan clings to a cliff 2300 feet above the Paro Valley floor. (also called Beirds Nest) www.darkroastedblend.com