Stories of Kindness from Around the World

12 Days of Kindness


--by twocents, posted Aug 10, 2010

For my third day of the Twelve Days of Valentines Kindness, in honor of my wife, I decided to share a story about how kindness boomerangs back to us, after a request by deepula.

As perhaps another example of this, the kindness I'm doing for my wife may just be having an effect on her.  Her boomerang hit me hard and with lots of love!  She posted four post-its with song lyrics peppered with little hearts on the bathroom mirror yesterday.  One was a Hindi song called “Kabhi Kabhi” with lyrics that translate as follows:

"Every so often my heart feels as though you were made for me.  You used to live somewhere in the heavens.  And you were called to earth for me..."

The other song was “My Song” from Moulin Rouge:

"It's a little bit funny...this feeling inside.  I'm not one of those...who can easily hide.  I don't have much money  :-(  But if I did, I'd buy a simple house...where we both could live  :-)  If I was a sculptor...but then again, no.  Or a woman who makes potions in a traveling show.  I know it’s not much, but it’s the best I can do.
My gift is my song, and this one's for you.  And you can tell everybody this is your song.  It may be quite simple, but now that it’s done...  I hope you don’t mind, I hope you don't mind that I put down in words...how wonderful life is, while you're in my world  :-)"

I’m getting teary-eyed just writing it  :-)

Please share your own boomerang stories!  I just love them.

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Readers Comments

iferlamb wrote: Very sweet.

Smiles.
unknown wrote: Your wife is blessed to having a kind man like you. Is it true that like attracts like here as I remarked to makesomeonesmile ... May God be with you both tc :) good night :))
Bluebell wrote: You are truly special, keep on shining your beautiful Light, blessed are the ones who have you for a partner, family member, friend ... Love and Light and a Thousand Smiles, Bluebell
irishgirl wrote: so sweet of you to take the time and thought to do little things like that for your wife, that's what keeps mutual appreciation and love going strong.
aurelia wrote: Little things mean a lot! I love that Barry Manilow song..."This One's for You" ... I'm sure you and your wife were smiling that day! :0) ~Aurelia
warmth wrote: ur wife is lucky to have someone romantic like u :)

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