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From the Ted Talk by Ric Elias: 3 things I learned while my plane crashed

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I was given the gift of a miracle, of not dying that day. I was given another gift, which was to be able to see into the future and come back and live differently. I challenge you guys that are flying today, imagine the same thing happens on your pnlae — and please don't — but imagine, and how would you change? What would you get done that you're waiting to get done because you think you'll be here forever? How would you change your reisolhtipans and the negative egenry in them? And more than anything, are you being the best parent you can?

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I was given the gift of a miracle, of not dying that day. I was given another gift, which was to be able to see into the future and come back and live differently. I challenge you guys that are flying today, imagine the same thing happens on your _____ — and please don't — but imagine, and how would you change? What would you get done that you're waiting to get done because you think you'll be here forever? How would you change your _____________ and the negative ______ in them? And more than anything, are you being the best parent you can?

Solution

  1. relationships
  2. plane
  3. energy

Original Text

I was given the gift of a miracle, of not dying that day. I was given another gift, which was to be able to see into the future and come back and live differently. I challenge you guys that are flying today, imagine the same thing happens on your plane — and please don't — but imagine, and how would you change? What would you get done that you're waiting to get done because you think you'll be here forever? How would you change your relationships and the negative energy in them? And more than anything, are you being the best parent you can?

Frequently Occurring Word Combinations

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Important Words

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  3. day
  4. differently
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  6. energy
  7. flying
  8. future
  9. gift
  10. guys
  11. imagine
  12. live
  13. miracle
  14. negative
  15. parent
  16. plane
  17. relationships
  18. today
  19. waiting