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What Motivates and Inspires Me

Thursday, September 12, 2013

You know what motivates me? Inspires me? It's not the uber-fit person on a meme with a saying that reads something like, "Look what she can do! What's your excuse?" It's not a picture of a 70 y.o. woman with abs of steel and again, the same words, "Look what she can do! What's your excuse?" It's the 70 y.o. woman at the rec center I saw yesterday that needed someone beside her because her walk was stiff and unsure but sure enough she walked around that track several times, and I slowed my stroll so that I could stay behind her, smiling, and feeling my heart swell because "despite, she got in."
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    It was REALLY inspiring for me to see. I'm lucky that the rec center I go to has a lt of wonderful older people who are, even if with a cane, are walking or doing an aerobic class. It's awesome!
    1472 days ago
    Way to go, that is amazing. She is still putting one foot in front of the other. emoticon for emoticon for you. This is so inspiring. emoticon emoticon
    1473 days ago
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