“If I think positive thoughts, positive things will happen,” Lori explained.
Her father looked at her skeptically. “Where did you get that brilliant idea?”
“In this book I’m reading. It’s based on the laws of the universe.”
“You mean like the law of gravity?”
“No, spiritual law.”
“If you want spiritual laws, just read the Bible.”
“These are the spiritual laws that underly all the great spiritual traditions.”
“So this says that if you think positively, only positive things will happen to you?”
“Humph. So if you think positive thoughts, I’m not going to make you mend fences this afternoon?”
“Maybe not. Or something good will come out of the whole fence mending experience.”
“Well, I guess you’re going to find out,” he said. “Because the fences in the back pasture are in pretty bad shape.”
She groaned dramatically, and he chuckled as he went out the door.
Copyright © 2013 Loretta Miles Tollefson