An Invisible Thread: The True Story of an 11-Year-Old by Laura Schroff, Alex Tresniowski

By Laura Schroff, Alex Tresniowski

An Invisible Thread tells of the life-long friendship among a hectic revenues government and a deprived younger boy, and the way either one of their lives have been replaced by means of what begun as one small gesture of kindness.

When Laura Schroff brushed by way of a tender panhandler on a brand new York urban nook one wet afternoon, whatever made her cease and switch again. She took the boy to lunch on the McDonald’s around the highway that day. and he or she endured to return, many times for the following 4 years until eventually either their lives had replaced dramatically. approximately thirty years later, that younger boy, Maurice, is married and has his family. Now he works to alter the lives of deprived young children, like the boy he was once.

An Invisible Thread is the real tale of the bond among a harried revenues govt and an eleven-year-old boy who appeared destined for a lifetime of poverty. it's the heartwarming tale of a friendship that has spanned 3 a long time and taken aspiring to an over-scheduled specialist and desire to a hungry and determined boy residing at the streets.

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Maybe that’s why the Bible says it’s better to give than to receive. Maybe that’s why when some people give and someone says “Thank you,” they say in return, “No. ” REV RUN 30 K ove must start with you. You cannot love or be loved correctly until you love yourself correctly. Your love life is the result of the way you love yourself. Your relationship with others is the result of the way you relate to yourself. If you want to love and be loved, you are the starting point. V hat is a miracle? What is luck?

Don’t surrender to the distraction. V hen I look back over my life I realize that I only feel great when I’m serving or giving in some capacity. Maybe that’s why the Bible says it’s better to give than to receive. Maybe that’s why when some people give and someone says “Thank you,” they say in return, “No. ” REV RUN 30 K ove must start with you. You cannot love or be loved correctly until you love yourself correctly. Your love life is the result of the way you love yourself. Your relationship with others is the result of the way you relate to yourself.

REV RUN 32 V e are what we repeatedly do. You must despise where you are before you will ever be where you want to be. You simply set goals. You must have a goal to measure progress. Set one goal today, enjoy the process, and don’t stop until you are done. V hat is your lifestyle? Two of the basic ingredients that contribute to a person’s lifestyle are routines and habits. You can yell, scream, cry, and pray about a routine you want to break, but if you can’t change your habits, you can’t bring about a better life.

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