Imagine you find yourself standing in front of a thousand doors. You are given the freedom to open any one of those doors and walk through it.
Not only that, but you are also given the ability to foresee what will happen if you walk through your chosen door.
As you stand before these thousand doors, one door seems to stand out more than the rest. So you take advantage of your future-seeing abilities, and look ahead to what will happen.
You know, if you’re like me, you probably have times where a lot of things just get on your nerves. Have you ever had one of those days where, if someone so much as brushes against you, you feel like screaming? I know that sounds awful, but I’ve had those days. I don’t know what it is, but once in a while it just feels like there is something bottled up inside of me that is just waiting for a chance to explode.
Even if you haven’t had quite that experience, I’m sure you have had to deal with annoyances. Maybe you think of your annoyances as your “thorns in the flesh” that always seem to be poking you, prodding you, boring a hole in your patience.
But are they really thorns? Continue reading