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The Grass is Always Greener

Are you contented? Or do you constantly find yourself daydreaming of how much better life would be if only.....
I would imagine we all do it from time to time. But I don't want to slip into making that a habit. I want to be sure that I live in constant gratitude for the blessings in my life. If I let that other kind of thinking in I'm afraid it will rob me of the satisfaction found in today.
I'm sure you've seen people who spend months or years saying if I just had THIS, if I just lived HERE, if only this person would just do THAT.....life would be grand. Then when they get it they are miserable! Ha, the next thing you know, they are dreaming of what they had in the first place!
A single person just wants to be married. Then when their spouse is not the picture of perfection they dreamed of, they think only of being single again.
Childless couples dream of having their own brood. Then when they get it, they wish the kids would grow up and move out.
The city folk wish they w…