When my car hit a young girl, I thought the right thing to do was call an ambulance. I’ve had to live with my remorse ever since.

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I hadn’t been paying much attention to how I handle doing something I regret until I had a devastating accident. It taught me a lot of things, and I’ve chosen to share them whenever I get the opportunity.

I had just spent time visiting my extended family in the neighboring town and was on my way home, driving. It was a smooth ride, and at a point, the only thing on my mind was babies and how cute they are. In retrospect, that thought must’ve come from the sticker I had admired earlier on a Honda in the other lane with the drawing of a baby and the caption “My wife has an awesome husband.” …


David Curtis Mintah

I write on personal growth and development

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