...People use a lot of catchphrases to describe things that happen. The older I get, the more I find myself turning to a few of my favorites: 1) hindsight is 20/20, and 2) everything happens for a reason. The more I think about it, the more I realize that they also help each other out. Everything happens for a reason, sure! But we usually only realize that after the fact, because hindsight is 20/20.
I was going to talk about another catchphrase people tend to use when things don’t go as planned - how life never fails to throw us curveballs. At the very moment we think we have everything lined up perfectly, and things are finally starting to fall into place, something happens to mess it all up. It never fails...