I have taken many roads in my lifetime some well-travelled and others not quite as much, but they have all been an adventure of sorts. But I would like to consider each and every turn as the right path no matter how ill-advised it was at that time in my life. We all have taken roads or detours which we have thought at first was not the right ones but in the end, if we hadn’t taken that turn at that time in our lives we would not be where we are today, and we might not be the person we are either.
Every road that I have travelled has been unique and has been fun whether it has to lead me to somewhere I was destiny to go or on one of those many detours that I have taken throughout my life. But each one has given me an experience I would not have had if I had not have gone down that one road or made that certain turn. We ask ourselves or at least I do what made me turn right when I should have gone right or gone straight went maybe I could to stay put but I have never really had an answer until now, that answer is if I was supposed to make any other turn I would have and I would have ended up somewhere else. So, whatever I did I feel that is what I was supposed to do at that time not five minutes earlier or five minutes later but at that given second of time.
Just like on the road of life people come and go in our lives at different times for example, I met my ex-husband back in the early days of being stationed on Panama City Beach when someone broke the front glass out of my truck while it was parked on property of the satellite base of the naval station and he was a security guard there. He got the insurance to pay for a new glass and he had it detailed so the glass would be all gone when I got back to base. We started dating and 3 kids later the rest is history. I lost him last week on Tuesday and that was another one of those roads you don’t expect to come down.
We all travel on roads to a different path however if we want to we can end up in the same place or we can continue on to a different location it is all up to which road we travel and what turn we take but whatever road we do take you can be sure of one thing it is probably the road we should be on even if in our way of thinking it was a wrong turn because we wouldn’t be on it otherwise. So stay turn to yourself and the road of a different path won’t matter in the skim of things as long as you are going the way you want to go.
The picture is from Costy Greceanu off of Google + Carpathian Mountains- Romania Thank you Costy for the use of your beautiful photo, of course, the story is my idea and the photo is of course all about the road.