One of the scariest thoughts when you leave a place is that you'll be forgotten. Tomorrow, I will be training someone to take my place at work. It's uncomfortable to think of someone replacing you.
When you start to settle in somewhere, you can begin to think you're the only one who can do what you do; which most of the time isn't true.
I guess the best we can really hope for, is that we leave something good behind. Just maybe, something we did to help a colleague, a word of encouragement, or a smile on a bad day, left someone's soul slightly better than before.
|A photo I took of some leaves on the ground. |
I just love all the colors! Photo by Alyssa
Fall Lawn Tip:
Now, in light of this metaphor...here is a practical tip I found about how to use fall leaves to compost your lawn. It's a free and eco-friendly way to use those pesky lawn-leaves! I don't have a lawn yet, but whenever I do, I will probably do this:
Tree Leaves as an Organic Fertilizing Agent