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730 Days - Make Your Life Beautiful

Back on August 18, 2018, Brian posted about the mantra he noticed at the gym "Strength...comes from your spirit and souls...not from your muscles." Last night at the gym, I noticed the words on the wall for the first time. Why this week, am I just noticing these words, does it have to do with it being the week of September 15th? It's been 730 days since we heard his voice, saw his smile, saw the twinkle in his eyes (actually I think it's been longer since we saw that), heard his cluck, touched his hand, kissed him good night, just anything.  730 days equals 2 years. As I sit here and write this, I think about September 14, 2016, at 4:01PM, he was still here, in this house, laying in bed in his room, sleeping most of the day but nonetheless, he was here. Then I think about September 15, 2016, at 4:01PM, and he was gone. No longer here. Our lives forever changed, and today September 14, 2018, at 4:03PM, we are figuring it out. It's not always easy, not always prett…