When the last scene of his life flashed before him, he looked back at the footprints in the sand. He noticed that many times along the path of his life there was only one set of footprints.
Exhausted one night, they fell asleep dreaming of their potential fortune.
I took a deep breath and yelled, “Bullets!” Over their laughter, I told them I am choosing to live. “Operate on me as if I am alive, not dead.” Jerry lived thanks to the skill of his doctors but also because of his amazing attitude. I learned from him that every day we have the choice to live fully. Attitude, after all, is everything and is a choice.