7 Date With Destiny

Destiny is a word that elicits powerful images of some far-off time and place that an individual reaches. It is the endpoint, hopefully a zenith. And yet it is also this thing that seems somewhat out of one’s control. It is at the top of the mountain or the end of the road. It is often portrayed as the height of success or a level of measurable greatness. But there is something about destiny that many do not realize, and in large part why it appears unreachable. Destiny is made up of des and tiny. Des is defined as “data encryption standard,” and tiny means “extremely small.” Individual greatness is connected to how we become encrypted with data that lead us to believing we are smaller than everything else. We are led to ...

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