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Not easy but not impossible

by fadano on May 12, 2010   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I have to credit my son for this one. I was looking out the window at the garden and said "There is more plastic netting I could use, but I would have to move all those sticks to get it out...That would not be easy." He said, "Not easy, but not impossible." I thought that sums up a lot in life.


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