Anyone Else Glad To be Alive ?

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Jaybro

Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Mar 16, 2013 - 08:46am PT
Always glad!
No near misses lately, but today is another day and it's not seven yet!
neebee

Social climber
calif/texas
Mar 16, 2013 - 09:31am PT
hey there say, reeotch... oh my... :O

thankful to hear you are alive...

this is a good rescue thread, :)
covelocos

Trad climber
Nor Cal
Mar 16, 2013 - 10:43am PT
Very!
10b4me

Boulder climber
takin' the scenic route to Montana
Mar 16, 2013 - 10:46am PT
Reeotch, man glad you made it out of that one ok
Magic Ed

Trad climber
Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Mar 16, 2013 - 10:48am PT
I figure I've used at least 5 of my 9 lives so, yes, I'm very glad to be alive.
hobo_dan

Social climber
Minnesota
Mar 16, 2013 - 10:56am PT
Absolutely! Absolutely!
About 12 years ago I almost got taken out by Pneumonia--Antibiotics, surgery, and three months rest put me back on the street.
I can take a deep breath now and have BOTH sides of my chest raise--and I give a prayer of thanks for something I never even thought twice about before.
Today, I hope to get in 15 km. of nordic on a great sunny day with the temp about 20.
Every day, every breath is a gift--Enjoy it.
Captain...or Skully

climber
Mar 16, 2013 - 11:31am PT
Carpe Diem.

Or you're gonna die.

Or both.
Studly

Trad climber
WA
Mar 16, 2013 - 12:03pm PT
Life is a gift. I am happy and thankful for it. I've lost my dad and 2 of my good dogs in the past few months, which for me kind of puts it in perspective when those you love go away and you are left behind. Soon our time will come. But no need to rush it. Get on the sendtrain and enjoy the ride.
WBraun

climber
Mar 16, 2013 - 12:09pm PT
The body is never alive.

It is the presence of the soul within the body that animates the body ......
moosedrool

Trad climber
lost, far away from Poland
Mar 16, 2013 - 12:21pm PT
“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

Right Duck?
Seamstress

Trad climber
Yacolt, WA
Mar 16, 2013 - 12:22pm PT
I nearly hit someone walking across the road in the rain in the dark wearing black. I am GLAD that I missed them, literally by inches. That took one of my lives.
bluering

Trad climber
Santa Clara, CA
Mar 16, 2013 - 12:39pm PT
I personally thank God everyday for my life, and for that of my family.

Cheers, Lynne!
i'm gumby dammit

Sport climber
da ow
Mar 16, 2013 - 03:31pm PT
i just keep telling myself it's nice to be alive until i believe it
Steve Grossman

Trad climber
Seattle, WA
Mar 16, 2013 - 03:40pm PT
Just let Satchmo take you there...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E2VCwBzGdPM

To answer your question- Hell Yes!
Big Mike

Trad climber
BC
Mar 16, 2013 - 03:52pm PT
Lynnie, after my most recent experience I can definitely say,

HELL YES!!!

It is only when one comes so close that they truly can appreciate life. I can truly say that I will never ever take anything for granted ever again.

Best of luck to you in your future endeavours.
Lynne Leichtfuss

Sport climber
moving thru
Topic Author's Reply - Mar 16, 2013 - 05:56pm PT
Ana, you are a special and wonderful young women.

Phil G, I read your post just now and have "good" tears in my eyes.

Peace, Love and Joy to all today.....lynnie
GDavis

Social climber
SOL CAL
Mar 16, 2013 - 06:10pm PT
<3 love you Lynne. Hope you have a great day.
Norwegian

Trad climber
the tip of god's middle finger
Mar 16, 2013 - 06:12pm PT
i had to put on lipstick
to properly read this post.
GDavis

Social climber
SOL CAL
Mar 16, 2013 - 06:14pm PT
I think this thread is about as Real as it gets. There is no front being put up here... some folks are genuinely happy people :)
Norwegian

Trad climber
the tip of god's middle finger
Mar 16, 2013 - 06:19pm PT
is it possible to have too much happy?

it's possible to have too much sex.
i never thought i'd encounter that thrash-hold.

raw ain't pleasant.

i'm melancholic.
i like regular soul thrashings.
these self-imposed soul thrashings
always result in no sex. for me.

so i guess in a nut-shell,
i gotta get depressed
otherwise im humped dry,
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