When you feel a complaint coming on, bless instead.
If someone feels like a thorn in your side, bless him or her one more time.
This lifts you out of the mode of complaint. Feel the difference between your wont to complain and your lack of giving blessing. What a difference.
Imagine the difference one person who turns his plaint into a blessing can make. Imagine the difference two people can make. Imagine the difference ten people giving simple homespun blessings can make. Imagine the difference ten thousand people can make, and why not? Then there really might be nothing left in the world to complain about then.
If you have a complaint, you may have good reason, yet it doesn’t matter whether you do or don’t. Life is not about being justified in your annoyance or short or long-lasting aggravation for even downright suffering.
If you would…
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