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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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leaving when it's time feels GREAT!

by Raven_OKeefe on January 19, 2014   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

staying in a situation out of inertia, lack of purpose, tradition, habit, or some misguided sense of duty is often a guarantee of unhappiness. sometimes it's best to recognize when it's the right time to say your goodbyes and exit gracefully. this was one of those times. :-)


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