92-year-old, petite, well-poised and proud lady,  who is  Fully dressed
each morning by eight o'clock, with  her hair fashionably
Coifed

And makeup perfectly applied, even though she is  legally blind, moved to
a nursing home today. Her husband of 70  years recently passed  away,
making the move necessary.

After many hours of waiting patiently in thelobby  of the  Nursing home,
she smiled sweetly when told her room was ready. As she  Maneuvered
her walker! to the elevator, I provided a  visual description .

Of her tiny room, including the eyelet sheets that had been hung   On her
window. "I love it," she stated with the enthusiasm of an
Eight-year-old having just been presented with a new  puppy.

"Mrs.. Jones, you haven't seen the room ..just wait."  "That doesn't have
anything to do with it," she  replied.
"Happiness is something you decide on ahead of time.  Whether I like my
room
or  not doesn't depend on how the furniture is  arranged... it's how I  
arrange my mind. I already decided to love it "It's a decision I make  every
morning when I wake up. I have a choice; I can  spend the day in
bed recounting the difficulty I have with the parts of my body that  no
longer work, or get out of bed and be thankful  for the ones that
do. Each day is a gift, and as long as my eyes open I'll focus on
the New day and all the happy memories I've stored  away ... just for  this
Time in my life. Old age is like a bank account ... you withdraw from  what
you've put in. So, my advice to you would be to  deposit a lot of

Happiness in the bank account of memories. Thank you
for your

Part In filling my Memory bank. I am still
depositing. Remember the five

Simple rules to be happy:

1. Free your heart from hatred.

2. Free your mind from worries.

3. Live simply.

4. Give more.

5. Expect less.
A Great Attitude

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