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Tony Villari

The Downhill Slide

  • It seems like I pay more attention, of late, to those who bemoan the downhill side of life; people my own age who feel the "end" will come, and all too soon. The end? I shake my head and smile. These are people who have truly lived life, many are retired military who have sidestepped death on multiple occasions, yet learned nothing except they are riding the downhill slide into oblivion. They wish they have more time, and their wish may evidence their lack of faith and understanding.

     

    Are you afraid of getting older and entering that “downhill slide” to oblivion?  If you haven’t come to grips with the fact that you’re simply in another classroom, on your journey through infinity, maybe you should follow the attached link and read the rest of this post:  The Downhill Slide?

     

     

3 comments
  • Gail Dobson and HOLLY G like this
  • HOLLY  G
    HOLLY G some of that moaning is because of loneliness. 
  • Father Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A.
    Father Ralph Vendegna S.O.S.M.A. I agree with Holly on this one moaning is because of loneliness.
    Dec 4
  • Gail Dobson
    Gail Dobson I didn't read "bemoan" as anything other than maybe regret (that we're running out of time, kind of thing). My fave part: "It's the realization that life here is what you make of it, so you might as well embrace the power [within] you and ride it for all ...  more
    Dec 4