|My hand, my photo. |
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It features the Serenity Prayer:
God, grant me the serenity toWhile the prayer is often misattributed to St. Francis of Assisi, I understand that is was actually written by an early 20th century theologian named Reinhold Niebuhr though the current, popular formula deviates from the original.3
Accept the things I cannot change,
Courage to change the things I can, and
Wisdom to know the difference.
- Serenity: the state or quality of being serene, calm, or tranquil; not agitated.
- The price has gone up about $15 since then, but I love it so much that I'd still buy it at the current price.
If you want one for yourself, I'd recommend ordering a full size larger than the size you'd normally wear on your preferred finger. I had to send mine back to get resized because it didn't occur to me that I needed to size the finger near the first joint rather than at its base. In any case, the donnaOdesigns was very accommodating.
- "Father, give us courage to change what must be altered, serenity to accept what cannot be helped, and the insight to know the one from the other."