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Advice from a Dying 24 Year-Old

January 10, 2017 | 1 Comment » | Topics: Life |

Soon I will be gone forever, but that’s okay as long as someone reads this. I am only 24 years old, yet I have actually already chosen my last tie. It’s the one that I will wear on my funeral a few months from now. It may not match my suit, but I think it’s perfect for the occasion.

The cancer diagnosis came too late to give me at least a tenuous hope for a long life, but I realized that the most important thing about death is to ensure that you leave this world a little better than it was before you existed with your contributions . The way I’ve lived my life so far, my existence or more precisely the loss of it, will not matter because I have lived without doing anything impactful.

Before, there were so many things that occupied my mind. When I learned how much time I had left, however, it became clear which things are really important. So, I am writing to you for a selfish reason. I want to give meaning to my life by sharing with you what I have realized:

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Guy Takes His Terminally Ill Dog On A Farewell Trip Of A Lifetime

January 10, 2017 | 1 Comment » | Topics: Animals, Life |

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When Robert Kugler was told his beloved chocolate lab, Bella, had cancer, he was faced with a difficult decision. He could put Bella down – and immediately end their 9 year friendship, or have one of her legs amputated, buying the precious pup 3-6 more months.

Robert knew he had to do something extraordinary for his best friend. And so, Bella had one of her legs amputated and the partners in crime set off to see the world together.

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A Few Clips Guaranteed To Make You Feel Better About Life

January 6, 2017 | No Comments » | Topics: Life |

Fun for the whole family…wait for it!

 

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A Few Photos To Remind You That Life Is Beautiful

January 6, 2017 | 3 Comments » | Topics: Life |

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The Couple That Loses Weight Together Stays Together

January 6, 2017 | 2 Comments » | Topics: Life |

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Man Gives Shelter Dogs Free Haircuts To Help Them Get Adopted

January 4, 2017 | No Comments » | Topics: Humanity, Life |

There’s nothing like a good haircut to make you feel like a brand new person. And the same can be said for a dog too. For shelter dogs, it can make all the difference in the world. A good haircut can not only improve their mood and their health, it can increase their chances of being adopted.

Enter Mark Imhof, a volunteer groomer for Animal Care Centers of NYC (ACC). Mark is an NYU MBA former businessman turned dog groomer. A few years ago, he wanted a career shift and to work with animals. After getting his grooming training and certification, he decided to use his skills to help transform shelter animals and make them become more adoptable.

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300 Pound Powerlifter And 12 Year Old Girl With A Rare Disease Form Unlikely Friendship

January 3, 2017 | No Comments » | Topics: Life |

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If you were to meet a 6-foot-tall, 330-pound powerlifter nicknamed “The Beast,” chances are you wouldn’t expect him to have a soft side. But David Douglas spits in the face of that notion. The weightlifter can bench 600 pounds and deadlift 770, but when it comes to being a sweetheart, his abilities are limitless.

While competing in a powerlifting event in Detroit, he met a very special little girl who changed his life forever.

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A Few Clips Guaranteed To Make You Feel Better About Life

December 30, 2016 | No Comments » | Topics: Life |

Guy gives homeless woman the jacket off his back

 

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