Dancing In The Rain

I just received an email from one of my favorite relatives that showed photos of a young boy maybe 6-8 years old riding a horse, playing baseball, ice hockey, and field hockey, running, water skiing, and more. In each photo he has a beautiful, beaming smile.

Oh, did I forget to mention that he has no biological legs?

The email came with some captions:

Attitude is everything…

Have you ever seen a more beautiful smile than this one?

And my favorite:

“Life isn’t about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain”

Something tells me this boy and his parents could be master dance instructors…


About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. I manage a wealth management firm that I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of approximately 60 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and the beauty of kindness and nature.
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3 Responses to Dancing In The Rain

  1. mimijk says:

    Something tells me they already are (master dance instructors that is) – for all those who are graced with knowing them.

  2. Anonymous says:

    I read this quote in a Richard Paul Evans book entitled ” The Christmas List

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