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THE LIMIT by Kristen Landon
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Smile! If life is going great right now, enjoy it. If life stinks, don't worry it will change.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. That woman back in the 1800's we've never heard about who worked her fingers to the bone to care for her family.
Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?
A. Today they would be: 'Come Back to Me' by David Cook, 'According to You' by Orianthi, 'I Can Only Imagine' by Mercyme, 'Reflections' from 'Mulan', and 'Grow Old With You' from 'The Wedding Singer'
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. My parents are pretty great.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Kindness, optimism, patience
July 26, 2010Recently I served on a jury in a local criminal case. It was an interesting experience, although it took a huge chunk of time out of my summer. (Man-oh-man do lawyers love to talk! But that's an entirely different topic.)
The case turned out to be quite silly, actually, when you got down to the basics of it. The problem was, everything that could have possibly gone wrong in the situation that led to the charges did go wrong. Wait. Maybe not quite everything. Someone very easily could have gotten killed, and they didn't. So that was good.
As I listened to all the testimonies and heard more than a dozen people tell the same story over... see more