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Friday, September 14, 2012

A spoonful of sugar...

Today, I am in search of my inner Mary Poppins! I am sure most of you can recall the song, 'A spoonful of sugar'.  I pulled up the words just as a reminder. 
In ev'ry job that must be done
There is an element of fun
you find the fun and snap!
The job's a game
And ev'ry task you undertake
Becomes a piece of cake
A lark! A spree!
It's very clear to see
That a...
Spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down
The medicine go down-wown
The medicine go down
Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down
In a most delightful way
A robin feathering his nest
Has very little time to rest
While gathering his
Bits of twine and twig
Though quite intent in his pursuit
He has a merry tune to toot
He knows a song
Will move the job along
For a...
Spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down
The medicine go down-wown
The medicine go down
Just a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down
In a most delightful way
I needed to hear those words today.  Sometimes, life throws us a curve ball.  Sometimes, things just don't go as planned.  Sometimes, we don't respond just the way that we should. 
 
To everything there is a season,
A time for every purpose under heaven
How will you respond?
 ~with salt or sugar to pour out into the wounds of others?

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