Giving not Taking

Is giving advice giving?
Or is it a one-upmanship?

Is giving a beggar giving?
Or is it enabling?

Is giving a kiss giving?
Or is it a betrayal?

These are questions I’m asking myself. What is my intent when I give of myself? Is it helpful, needed, wanted? Or does it just make me feel good about myself?

Today’s random thoughts given and asked randomly. Please feel free to comment!


8 thoughts on “Giving not Taking

  1. These are really good questions! Am I giving a dollar to the man begging with the cardboard sign to make his life better? Or to make me feel better about my own life? Very tough questions indeed!

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