A Wasted 9.99$ Train Ticket And a Few More Life-Changing Lessons.

We can’t learn from the mistakes we didn’t make.

George Blue Kelly
4 min readFeb 23, 2022

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There’s an unused 9.99$ train ticket I keep in my wallet as a reminder of my carelessness. Now, 9.99$ isn’t much, but the lesson it holds is.

They say there are two ways we can treat the past, either as a rod to beat ourselves or as a classroom, to…

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George Blue Kelly

True stories of an immigrant from the shores of Sicily