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Takeway: Holiday Edition

This Christmas was not what I had hoped it would be. I am not going to complain though. I want to tell you what I took away from this season. One of my family's traditions is to watch “Its a Wonderful Life” each year. This year the end of the movie was what caught my attention, not that it doesn't always. At the end of the movie (spoiler alert: if you haven’t seen this movie, you should go watch it, I can wait.... done? Great wasn’t it?) Clarence gives George a book and inside it is inscribed with the following:


“No man is a failure who has friends.”

2010 was a great year for me and Pop Rocks in the friends department! As I was watching the movie, I noticed a line where one of George’s friends says that he doesn’t know what the problem is but they brought some money. It didn’t matter what the problem was, they were going to help George. I was thinking about my friends and would I do the same for them.  I am so happy that yes, there are friends I would do that for and some I really feel would do the same for me. It made me very happy. 


Was there something that gave you a new perspective over the holidays?

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