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Ask For Help to Be at Full Strength

December 22nd 2006

I came across a short story by Brian Cavanaugh that succinctly makes the point that there are times we all need to look to others to be at full strength.  Here’s Brian’s story:
 

One day a small boy was trying to lift a heavy stone, but he couldn’t budge it.
 

His father, passing by, stopped to watch his son’s efforts. Finally he said to his son: “Are you using all your strength?”
 

Exasperated, the boy cried, “Yes, I am.”
 

“No, you’re not,” said the father calmly. “You haven’t asked me to help you.”
 

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Ron Goch,
The Telios Group
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