Why I asked. She explained that had I not been in a hospital environment, and instead at home going thru normal labor, my daughter would have had only six minutes to be born without oxygen deprivation, but I myself would have bled out in 20 minutes. But she continued. Do you remember when you were in the ER some time ago last month? But you left for some reason and signed a waiver.
Then it hit me. Divine intervention had to have happened. Shivers went up my spine! This truly was a miracle in the synchronicity of events that occured. Have you ever wondered about how things seem to happen for a reason? They say that synchronicity is a connection that happens in a timely way.
Synchronicity also usually clusters around significant events. These meaningful connections, when they occur, guide us, warn us, or confirm to us on our path. Coincidence happens at a specific moment. Call it what you will. To me, it was Divine Intervention. So the next time you overhear someone making a rude comment, stop and think for a moment. There may be a miracle in the works! Wow, what an amazing perspective! Also, there are many times were people have been jerks but it ended up working out for the best!
Sometimes it might not even be that dramatic but these individuals are teaching us to be kinder and more patient. Glad you and your baby are ok. I do believe miracles happen! I try to think a lot of things are blessings in disguises.
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Like, I will probably never be struck by lightening, or win a Nobel Prize, or become the dictator of a small nation in the Pacific Islands, or contract terminal ear cancer, or spontaneously combust. But if you consider all the unlikely things together, at least one of them will probably happen to each of us.
Miracles: Do They Exist Or Are They Just Coincidences?
I could have seen it rain frogs. I could have stepped foot on Mars. I could have been eaten by a whale. I could have married the Queen of England or survived months at sea. But my miracle was different. My miracle was this: out of all the houses in all the subdivisions in all of Florida, I ended up living next door to Margo Roth Spiegelman. But however hard you try you can't run forever. Everybody knows that everybody dies and nobody knows it like the Doctor. But I do think that all the skies of all the worlds might just turn dark if he ever for one moment, accepts it. Everybody knows that everybody dies.
But not every day. Not today. Some days are special. Some days are so, so blessed. Some days, nobody dies at all. He stops, looking at the doors. Then he raises his hand, and stands there poised like that for a long moment. Finally he snaps his fingers. The doors open. He smiles slowly and walks in, joining Donna. Then he snaps his fingers again, and the doors close. River's voice continues over this.
Now and then, every once in a very long while, every day in a million days, when the wind stands fair, and the Doctor comes to call And sometimes, very rarely, impossible things just happen and we call them miracles.
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And that's the theory. Nine hundred years, never seen one yet, but this would do me. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in a miracle which we don't even recognize: a blue sky, white clouds, green leaves, the black, curious eyes of a child—our own two eyes. All is a miracle. The first symptom is that you stop worrying.
Things don't bother you anymore. You become light-hearted and full of joy.