Dancing in the Rain

Alexis - Grayslake, Illinois
Entered on March 3, 2011
Themes: nature, pleasure
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“Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass its learning how to dance in the rain.” Looking outside through the large glass window; watching as the rain just comes pouring down and splashing everywhere, seeing the puddles that are just waiting to be jumped in is one of the best moments of my life.

Some might think that the rain makes the day depressing, or rain is the start of a bad day, or they even might think that it’s just a day to sit around and do nothing. Rain is more than just gray skies and gloomy days; they are like sunny days where you can go outside and just let your imagination run wild. When you sit at home and dwell on things that don’t matter or that are tormenting you, why can’t you just go out and make it a better day. What I mean is just go and dance in the rain.

I believe in dancing in the rain because you can turn any sad, gloomy, or plain old days and turn them into fun, exciting, and happy days. When sad days come around and it is raining out; just go out and dance. It makes you feel like nothing can touch you; all your feelings just wash away.

Hearing the sound of rain is so relaxing, it’s like curling up with a warm blanket and watching your favorite movie. Rain just soothes the soul of all imperfections. Rain just flushes all your problems away as if all problems just go down a drain and never come back. Especially when you go out and dance in the rain, it makes you feel so much better and puts you in great moods. Rain is amazing. Rain is comforting. Rain is fun.

I strongly believe that if you are having any troubles in life and it is raining out just go out and dance in the rain. Dance like you have never danced before. I promise you it will relieve all your worries and it will make you feel much better. Whatever happens, do not be shy. Don’t hesitate. Be courageous, be adventurous, and be spontaneous. Just go dance in the rain. It can’t hurt. It is fun and it is effective. So what are you waiting for? Go dance in the rain!