I had my own office with a window
i had a girl friend and her daughter
i had a start to a new family
i had good health
i had lots of friends
and then...
i got diabetes
i got complications
i got symptoms
i got mad
i got sad
and then...
i lost my girlfriend
i lost my income
i lost my start
i lost my future
i lost my sleep
and then...
i took shots
i took pills
i took advise
i took tests
i took more shots
and then...
i found help
i found others like me
i found tudiabetes
i found control
i found praise
and then...
i stayed strong
i stayed smart
i stayed positive
i stayed prepared
i stayed hopeful
and then...
i learned a lot
i learned help is out there
i learned perfection is impossible
i learned health is very important
i learned change is inevitable
and then...
i gave advise
i gave smiles
i gave ideas
i gave help
i gave it my all
and now...
i have diabetes
i have love
i have income
i have friends
i have good health
i have a future
i have more then i had
i have a start to an amazing new life

-31-

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Comment by Clare on October 1, 2013 at 6:55pm

Congrats on your success 31

Comment by shoshana27 on October 1, 2013 at 7:26pm

I'M SO HAPPY FOR YOU :)

Comment by renka on October 1, 2013 at 7:39pm
Nice!
Comment by momofeight on October 1, 2013 at 8:24pm

How poetic!

Comment by Judith in Portland on October 1, 2013 at 9:28pm

Mmm...Well said. Have you found our Poetry Group started by Sohair?....Blessings...

Comment by andrea on October 2, 2013 at 5:41am

AWESOME!

Comment by Stress on October 2, 2013 at 6:40am

I can relate to that!

Comment by SEAGATOR on October 2, 2013 at 11:28am

Good job. You are amazing. Now ifI could only find legs in an antique shop I would be better and maybe this 86 year old WW2 veteran could dance again. Glad all is well. Reed

Comment by Baby Peanut on October 6, 2013 at 12:57pm

very noice :) it's quite a process huh?

Comment by CheckShareReward on October 6, 2013 at 1:32pm
Says it all...

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