Sunday, May 29, 2011

Newly discovered word......We

I've never been a big sharer of personal information. I don't volunteer a whole heck of a lot. But in the past 3 weeks that sure has changed. And what's interesting is that I'm not my typical uncomfortable self with this whole sharing thing. And what's also a new thing for me, I use "we" a bunch, as opposed to "I". I don't say I had treatment. I say we had treatment. Leslie goes with me to every appointment, which is good, cause I'll often tune out the doctor once I hear that one thing I can glom onto and then I dissect every aspect of that one thing. So I need to think in terms of we. It's a subtle shift in thinking. And I think even this blog is a manifestation of we. We in this case being anyone who reads it. There is a we in winning and a we in tiger blood. Duh!


  1. Matt, we love you!!! Mike, Dana, Zach!!!!

  2. There is definitely some release (and then healing) that comes with sharing. Keep up the great work, Matt. We're all here for you.

    Leslie is awesome. :)

    - Rose

  3. Leslie, I should have put Matt & Leslie. Matt is so blessed to have you by his side. Your the best girlfriend ever!! Dana


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