This is a little story I found on a gal name Jess' page. IROCKSOWHAT. I laughed and thought that it was a great point. I need to remember this in this future when it comes to a lot of things...currently...the Spa. I said I would not work Tuesdays and Wednesdays and for the past few months I've let myself kind of be bullied into working them for pushy people who just cannot wait and a Spa Owner who doesn't want to let any clients down. It's started to get really frustrating and pushes things aside like my bible study. I cannot lose that as I feel so much better every time I go. Anyway...enjoy, hopefully it helps you too.
There was an old man, a boy and a donkey. They were going to town and it was decided that the boy should ride.
they went along they passed some people who thought that it was a shame
for the boy to ride and the old man to walk. The old man and boy
decided that maybe the critics were right so they changed positions.
they passed some more people who thought that it was a real shame for
that man to make such a small boy walk. The two decided that maybe they
should both walk.
Soon they passed some people who thought that
it was stupid to walk when they had a donkey to ride. The man and the
boy decided maybe the best thing would be for them both to ride the
Soon, they passed a group who thought that it was a shame
to put such a load on a poor helpless animal. The old man and the boy
decided that maybe the critics were right so they decided to carry the
As they crossed a bridge, they lost their grip on the animal and he fell into the river and drowned.
The Moral of the Story: If you try to please everyone, you will eventually lose your ass!
---Do what you want, you don't need to worry about what anyone else thinks.