A Six-Word Memoir® is the story of your life—some part of it or all of it—told in exactly six words.

In classrooms and boardrooms, churches and synagogues, veteran's groups and across the dinner table, Six-Word Memoirs have become a powerful tool to catalyze conversation, spark imagination or simply break the ice.

Here on Six Words, we offer a simple platform to share the short, sharp story of your life, as well as provide daily prompts to share your six-word takes on the topics of our times.

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I saved his life with CPR

by jmjcmoraes on April 25, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

September 27, 2010 my then 44 year old husband suffered a massive heart attack known as Sudden Cardiac Death. I called 911, and while we waited I did CPR for nearly 9 minutes. He was in a coma and on life support for almost a week. He has two stents, a defibrillator and has brain damage, but after 21 years of marriage- he is perfect because he is still with me today! Read more at: http://jmjcmorales.wordpress.com/2013/03/08/your-faith-has-saved-you/


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