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I Want That Mountain!

(A message to all men. May The Lord speak to your hearts this day.

Ladies, you are also welcome to learn from these principles! Do read on!)

After a successful and fulfilling career, people look forward to one thing: Retirement.

Many can relate to having retirement fantasies that involve touring the world, endless golfing, and no alarm clocks. (Definitely; no alarm clocks!)

But would you ever consider taking on an incredibly tough challenge at that stage in life?

Mountainous Terrain
QRI Images – A DSLR capture in Kodaikanal, India

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Viewer Discretion is Advised

Hi!

Hmm…

Just a question:

A qCanvas original titled "Viewer Discretion"

A qCanvas original titled “Viewer Discretion”

What was your reaction when you saw the title of this blogpost?

Did you sense any alarm bells going off after you read it?

(Please take a moment to reflect on your reaction before you continue reading this post.)

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Love conquers all

Latha - The Early Years, India (1996)

In a tiny clay hut in an impoverished village in South India, a couple is faced with a daily struggle to make ends meet and raise their two young daughters. As a maid, the mother makes only a fraction of what is owed for her hard work. The father works odd jobs and due to an intense battle with alcoholism, the fruit of his labour rarely makes it home. Many days, there was nothing to eat. There was no one they could turn to for help or support.

One day, the youngest daughter developed a dangerously high fever. There was no doctor or medical aid in her village or the surrounding area to help. There was no one to assess or treat the little girl’s condition in time. She quickly succumbed to the illness.

Overcome with grief over the loss of her only sibling to a curable illness, the now only daughter was determined to become a nurse to help her village with medical needs. Beyond the financial need for her family’s basic necessities and her education, there was a deep yearning in this young girl’s heart for someone to talk with; someone she could call friend.

This is Latha’s story. Latha is Quinton’s sister through sponsorship.

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