good wishes

  • ice-skate backwards
  • sit on a beach in California with an orange grove behind me and snowcapped mountains in the distance
  • let the spirit of adventure triumph over the voice of good sense
  • vote electronically
  • spend the night locked in the Chicago Art Institute
  • own a piano
  • see Rodin's statue of The Thinker
  • know when to bite my tongue
  • think of what I would do if I had only three months to live, and do it
  • raise my children to respect Earth
  • observe kangaroos in the wild
  • meet a person with a transplanted heart
  • relive the last week before high school graduation
  • collect unusual inkwells

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