It started with a rainbow!
Monday, November 2nd, 2015. The day was an okay day. I was doing a lot of driving to help out a neighbour of mine with some work of his. Unfortunately the day had also been spent re-living some events from a few days earlier which were not quite so pleasant. I couldn’t seem to break the mesmerism of the in-harmony which had occurred the previous week. Then I saw the most amazing thing. In the
distance a beautiful rainbow. As I got closer, it became obvious that the end of the rainbow was right in front of me. It was amazing as far as I was concerned. I have never seen the end of a rainbow it wasn’t until a few days later that I realised that my dash cam had actually captured this phenomenon!
Unfortunately, in my awe of the rainbow I failed to notice that the traffic in front of me had come to a halt and as such I rear-ended the car in front me. I wasn’t going fast but distraction had taken me
away from the more important task of full attention on the road and not the rainbow. I had to get towed and wound up in a rental car but all along I kept thinking to myself, ‘there must be some sort of blessing in this unfortunate incident’. ‘Something so beautiful as this rainbow must have some blessing to accompany it.’ See my next post …
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