This morning my Dad texted me a photo of today's Toronto Star and asked “Remember this guy?” Pictured in the photo was Dr. Peter Dirks, who threw out the first pitch at the Toronto Blue Jays game yesterday. Coincidentally, 15 years ago today Dr. Peter Dirks performed brain surgery on me and my life was forever changed. Some people think there are no coincidences. Well, whatever you believe, I thought it was pretty cool that Dad texted me with his face the same day that Dr. Dirks was very much on my mind.
15 years later I have learned two major lessons from my time with Dirksey:
Today is a good day.