Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are. —Marianne Williamson

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Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.

MARIANNE WILLIAMSON

author, lecturer

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Anonymous OCTOBER 19, 2015
thats my kid!!!!!!!


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