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The Purpose of Struggle: Work up a Thirst so Water Tastes Like Heaven

Water doesn’t really taste that great until you’ve really suffered, struggled, worked up a thirst

Image by Nicola Giordano from Pixabay.

I couldn’t believe how great my iced tea tasted, not recalling a better one.

My friend, the doctor laughed, assuring me this was because we’d just taken a…

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MPP friends writing about life, love, and everything else in between together.

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Joseph Serwach

Joseph Serwach

Story + Identity = Mission. Author, Writer: Journalism, Leadership Culture, Communications, Religion, Education, History. Inspiration: Catholic, Polish.

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