Monday, February 28, 2011

What Do You Choose to Be?



Imagine "adversity" is represented by a pot of boiling water.


If you were to drop into the water, what would you be? A carrot, an egg or a coffee bean?


A carrot becomes soft in boiling water, and loses most of what makes it good to the water....


An egg becomes hard, with the center being difficult to reach.


But a coffee bean... ah, the coffee bean. In hot water, a coffee bean creates something new and wonderful...


So - when facing adversity, what are you? A carrot, an egg or a coffee bean?


~ Alwyn Cosgrove (submitted by Guy)

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