Luxury Obstacles

Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

In a recent blog post, Marquessa posed the following question: “If you could choose your own life obstacles, would you keep the ones you have?”

My answer was absolutely not! I won’t go into them here, but given the chance to ditch my current life obstacles I would do it without a second thought.

I realise every life has to have some obstacles, and if I were to trade in my current ones I’d have to accept others in their place. Here are some suggestions for life obstacles that would be acceptable to me:

  • I can’t find a reliable mechanic to service my private plane
  • My swimming pool could do with being a bit bigger
  • I’ve only got 20 pairs of shoes
  • I’d like 5 holidays a year, but my well-paid and wonderfully fulfilling career only allows me to have 3
  • Everyone thinks I’m just a pretty face
  • If I wanted to write a story about going to the doctor’s I wouldn’t have a clue as I’ve never had to go

Call me shallow, but I’m sure these challenges would make me a better person. If I was going to “learn and grow” from the ones I’ve got, I’d have done it by now!

Scott Webb from Pixabay

NB – Apologies to anyone looking for Keith’s post from yesterday – I had to take it down because Keith pressed the Publish button before it was finished. The full post will be published when he’s finished it.

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11 Responses to Luxury Obstacles

  1. Willow Croft says:

    …my custom-cooked meal was served lukewarm. LOL

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  2. M says:

    I’m smiling at this response post… 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Ann Koplow says:

    I would never call you shallow, Annabelle, but I would call you wonderful.

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  4. acflory says:

    -grin- Thank you, this post gave me my morning smile. 🙂 Actually, it was more like a belly laugh!

    Liked by 1 person

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