I got Chinese food for dinner last night.
Nothing weird about that - there's an Asian restaurant near my house that makes Chinese and Vietnamese food, and I wanted to try it. It was good, even though I got the same thing I always get. Dialogue in my head, while standing at the counter, looking at the menu:
"I really should try something different."
"Ooooh, that looks good."
"THAT looks really good."
"Maybe I should try the Pho - I've heard that's tasty."
"Well, I can't decide, so I guess I'll get the same thing as always."
It's sad. Really sad.
Anyway, I'm a little off topic.
Last night, after finishing dinner, I opened the fortune cookie. My fortune said..."Practice an attitude of gratitude."
Now I think this is a really weird fortune, but I think it is fabulous advice.
I'm going to take it to heart. I'm not sure how well I will practice an attitude of gratitude next week when I have to go back to school, but I am going to try. I'm going to put this little fortune on my desk as a reminder that I should be grateful for all the wonderful things in my life.
This is one fortune that will have an impact on my life.