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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It's time to raise my expectations.

by canadafreeze on May 12, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Someone once told me if you reduce your expectations you can't be disappointed. I believed it for a long time. Trouble is, I lowered them too much and I'm still disappointed.
I think I'll try going the other way and see what happens ...


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