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It only takes a few seconds to realize how under-appreciated the gift of life really is I can still remember the exact moment in which I began to understand that life is the most valuable gift that I have ever been given Never again since that moment have I forgotten how quickly that gift can be taken away A few seconds earlier or later a few inches left or right or maybe just a little less luck could have changed what turned out to be a life-altering experience into a life-ending disasterIt was August 16 1992 and it was a seasonably warm summer day in the small town of Norwood Ohio Nothing led me to believe it would be anything other than a normal day except for the fact that it happened to be my fathers birthday I was on my way to the store to finish up some last minute errands in preparation for a small party that we would be throwing later There was one more stop and I would be heading home to get ready for cake and ice cream with family By the looks of things there were not many people out and there were very few cars moving around town Other than the cars parked along the sides of the road it was as if I had the roads to myself I had been driving for a little over a year and I had taken these same roads countless numbers of times without incident I was about to find out though that this time would be differentAs I was driving along with the top of my jeep partially off and the radio playing I noticed a car coming in the other direction I was approaching the intersection of a small side street as the oncoming car slowed to turn Whether the driver did not see me whether his judgement was off or whether he just did not care I
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