Digo! WWW.PIFFE.COM
The More I Laugh, The More I Think!
The More I Think, The More I Laugh!
Custom Search
 


What's New?

1000 Marbles

Send an E-Card

Send a Rose

PicoSearch
 help
Overture Search the Web.
Type it and go!

Amazing Illusions
Funny E-Cards
Funny Greetings
Funny Pictures
Inspiration
Jokes
Short Stories
Smart Tricks
More Fun Pages...


The Missing Dollar
What do you see?
Left-Right Conflict
more puzzles...


1 Child or 2?
A Lady or a Musician?
Amerindian or Inuit?
At The Window
Bird in Cage
Black Dots
Celestial Bodies
Corporal Violet
Dancing Elephant
Do you Want to Play Chess?
Ecstasy of Lilies
Einstein
Forever
Hidden Picture
Hidden Profiles
Horses
How Many Faces?
Is This The Face of A Liar?
Landscape or Portrait?
Leonardo Da Vinci
Mona Lisa
One Face or Two?
Rabbit or Duck?
Stairs
The Flowering of Love
The General's Family
The Kiss
The Spirit of The Mountain
Three Faces
Vase or Two Faces?
Where is the Cow?
Which Soldier is Taller?
Young/old Woman?
more illusions...
Illusion E-Cards


Funny E-Cards
Happy Halloween
Happy Valentine's Day
Merry Clickmas
Merry Christmas in Many Languages
more greetings...


Cyberdesk
Cyber Camera
Don't Panic
Evolution of Man
Get off the Internet
It's Never Too Late
Life in the Days of the Internet
Love is Blind
Man and Woman
Mouse Found on Mars
Much to Ponder
Never Ever Give Up
Owner-Dog Look Alike
Positive Thinking
The Tree Truck
more pictures...


A 3rd Grader explaining God
After a While
A Glass of Milk
Attitude is Everything
Become a Child Again
Be Thankful
Christmas Shopping
Count Your Blessings
Don't Miss The Boat
Footprints In The Sand
Geese Facts
Good Luck Bad Luck
Heaven's Grocery
If...by Rudyard Kipling
If I Had My Life To Live Over
Information Please
Just For Today
Keep Your Fork
Kiss in a Box
Life is...
Mother Teresa's Poem
My Dad When I Was...
Native American Code of Ethics
Puppies for Sale
Push
Red Roses
Saint Francis's Prayer
Shmily
Simple Friends vs Real Friends
Steps to Happiness
The 10 Superlatives of Life
The $20.00 Bill
The Big Rocks Of Life
The Carpenter
The Cocoon
The Cricket
The Empty Chair
The List
The Man Who Love Starfish
The Mexican Fisherman
The Old Man And His Island
The Paradox Of Time
The Perfect Gift
The Wallet
The Wooden Bowl
Time
Two Frogs
We Can Stay Young Forever
When The Sun Comes Up
Winners vs Losers
more inspiration...


A Cowboy's Guide to Life
Announcing the B.O.O.K.
Apple vs Microsoft
Bran Muffins
Buttered Bread and Cats
Engineers and Santa
Famous Dog Quotes
God's Help
Guys and Girls
How Company Policy begins
How It All Began
Is a Computer Male or Female?
Preparing for Winter
Rolls Royce
Smart Duck
Smart Parrot
The Born Tired Club
The Frog And The Engineering
The Job Interview
The Little Angel on the Top of the Christmas Tree
The Little Sparrow
The Truth About Man and Woman
The Uncrunchables
Tomatoes Anyone?
Tough Test
Why Did The Chicken Crossed the Road?
Why Worry?
You're Under Arrest
more jokes...


100 Years Ago
A Fascinating Story
Astute Visionaries?
Believe it or not
Einstein's Chauffer
FBI
Fun Personality Test
Geese Facts
If The Earth was One Village
Life In The 1500's
Lincoln and Kennedy
Microsopft vs General Motors
New Mating Ritual
Too Much of the New Millennium
Not So Long Ago
Super Granny
The 100th Monkey
The Scottish Farmer
Two Ethical Questions
The Width of a Horse's Ass
US Navy
more stories...


Card Trick
Hidden Picture
Intelligence Test
more tricks...


Albert Einstein On War And Killing
Attitudes of Gratitude
Being Colored
Desiderata
DREAMS
Enriching Thoughts
Friends
In Praise of Idleness
Morning Prayer
Rasberries
The Abolition Of Work
The Meaning of Life
The Power of Commitment
The Power of Patience
The Symptoms of Inner Peace
Top Ten Guidelines for Enlightenment
more thinkery...


main droite Français

Happy puffin !

Who's packing your parachute?

Charles Plumb, a US Naval Academy graduate, was a jet fighter pilot in Vietnam. After 75 combat missions, his plane was destroyed by a surface-to- air missile. Plumb ejected and parachuted into enemy hands. He was captured and spent 6 years in a communist Vietnamese prison. He survived the ordeal and now lectures on lessons learned from that experience.

One day, when Plumb and his wife were sitting in a restaurant, a man at another table came up and said, "You're Plumb! You flew jet fighters in Vietnam from the aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk. You were shot down!" "How in the world did you know that?" asked Plumb.

"I packed your parachute," the man replied. Plumb gasped in surprise and gratitude. The man pumped his hand and said, "I guess it worked!" Plumb assured him, "It sure did. If your chute hadn't worked, I wouldn't be here today."

Plumb couldn't sleep that night, thinking about that man. Plumb says, "I kept wondering what he might have looked like in a Navy uniform- a Dixie cup hat, a bib in the back, and bell bottom trousers. I wonder how many times I might have seen him and not even said good morning, how are you or anything because, you see, I was a fighter pilot and he was just a sailor." Plumb thought of the many hours the sailor had spent on a long wooden table in the bowels of the ship, carefully weaving the shrouds and folding the silks of each chute, holding in his hands each time the fate of someone he didn't know.

Now, Plumb asks his audience, "Who's packing your parachute?" Everyone has someone who provides what they need to make it through the day. Plumb also points out that he needed many kinds of parachutes when his plane was shot down over enemy territory-he needed his physical parachute, his mental parachute, his emotional parachute, and his spiritual parachute. He called on all these supports before reaching safety.

His experience reminds us all to prepare ourselves to weather whatever storms lie ahead. As you go through this week, this month, this year...recognize people who pack your parachute!

Author Unknown

Discover and Share
the Unlimited Power of
the Gratitude Key.
Click on the Key NOW !
The gratitude Key !


Love - Friendship - Relationships - Family


Enriching Thoughts

Funny Pictures to Send to your Friends and Family


Send a Valentine

Send a Wink

Send a Big Kiss

Send Mona Lisa

Fun for Children of all Ages and of all Tastes

  Heart's Clicks

Very Cool

Gratitude Key
Gratitude Key

Smack the Pinguin !!!
Smack the Pinguin !!!

ip-location
Visitors Map !

purple divider !

E-MAIL THIS LINK TO A FRIEND

Enter your friend's e-mail:

purple divider !

Custom Search
 
Thank you for dropping by.
We're glad you came.

The gratitude Key

Discover the power of the gratitude key and share your
happiness with all who made a difference in your life !
laughing sun!   OUR MISSION : Make The Planet Smile ! Do You Know of a Better Job?  "There are only two things we can give our children. One of them is roots; the other is wings." (Chinese proverb)  Life is Short... Smile More ! Thank You for Your Visit.   © www.piffe.com    
  What's New?   money,income,investing,investment,wealth,accumulate,retirement,
retirement income,retirement plan,saving,build wealth,millionaire,
inspirational stories,motivation pages,love,friends,friendship,
funny greetings,funny pictures,thinkery,enriching thoughts,family gathering,Family Fun,
relationships,inspiration,motivation,optical illusions,optical fun,hidden profiles,hidden faces,
visual illusions,amazing illusions,fun pages,fun sites,funpages,funny greetings,funnies,
looking for fun,smile page,card trick,halloween,valentine,Easter,xmas,Christmas,gcards,
birthdays,smiles,laughs,clowns,just for laughs,laughters,puzzles,riddles,witties,piffe,