This week alone, 8 were killed by a suicide bomber in Iraq.
At least I'm still going to get an education from an internationally-renowned university; one of the best in the country.
photo source: http://www.jpost.com/HttpHandlers/ShowImage.ashx?ID=140984
My problem? I don't know if I'm choosing the right career path.
This week alone, 10 were shot by the Taliban in Afghanistan.
At least I'm able to do whatever I want, venture out, with my own free will.
photo source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1301216/British-doctor-executed-Taliban-Afghanistan-marry-weeks.html
My problem? My parents said I have to purchase my own DSLR camera, if I so desire one.
This week alone, 15 were killed by floods in Europe. At least I'm still able to get one, amongst other materialistic items.
photo source: http://in.reuters.com/article/idINIndia-50702220100808
My problem? I have no plans for this sunny, gorgeous, blue-sky day.
This week alone, 52 were dead from wildfires in Russia.
At least I'm still able to use adjectives like 'gorgeous' for things pertaining to my life.
photo source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1301558/Russia-wildfires-700-die-day-Moscow-smog-doubles-mortality-rate.html
My problem? I'm feeling extremely famished whilst fasting during the abnormally sweltering hot weather we've been receiving.
This week alone, 1600 people were dead from floods in Pakistan. 15 million have been affected by it.
At least I know I will be able to break my fast tonight with a home-cooked meal consisting of not only comfort food, but auspicious delicacies as well.
photo source: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE66T3RS20100812
There is so much to be grateful for, alhamdulillah, I often forget.
But I can't forget some of the sickening and infuriating comments that I read here.
Sigh. So much hate in this world.