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  • Tom Lavin MFT, LCADC, ACATA Psychotherapist 540 West Plumb Lane, 1A Reno, NV 89509 775-323-3330 www.easeap.com

    The Starfish Story

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    Original Story by: Loren Eisely One day a man was walking along the beach when he noticed a boy picking things up and throwing them into the ocean. Approaching the boy, he asked “What are you doing?” The youth repl ied “Throwing starf ish back into the ocean. The surf is up and the t ide is going out. I f they’re left on the beach, they die.” “Son”, the man said, “don’t you real ize there are miles and miles of beach and thousands and thousands of starf ish? You can’t make a dif ference!” After l istening pol i tely, the boy bent down, picked up another starf ish, and threw it back into the ocean. Smil ing at the man, the boy said “Just made a dif ference for that one.”