I am thankful for my eyeglasses; because it means that I can see the beauty of the world and read precious books.
I am thankful for the tons of dishes I have to wash because it means I was able to eat with my family tonight.
I am thankful for the eyeliner that smudges under my eyes because it means I have a job that enables me to purchase make-up.
I am thankful for the expensive text books that I need to buy for my microbiology and anatomy and physiology classes, because it entails actually attending school and getting education that not everyone is lucky enough to have.
I am thankful for the countless arguments that I have with my mom, because it means we are both healthy enough to be able to afford energy expenditure on antagonizing each other.
I am thankful for the distance between me and my boyfriend, because it means I have a boy friend and a faithful one at that.
I am thankful for the intense heat I have to endure in Arizona because it means that I am warm, and that I am alive.