双语美文:想要自由的感觉?那就做个好人吧

For many years多年来I was treated in a very unkind way.我并没有遭受过恶意的对待I was not only talked about behind my back没有人在我的背后诽谤我but I was spoken to in an unkind manner to my face.当曾经有人当面对我用十分失礼的态度说话I'm sure我相信a lot of people can relate to this.许多人有过类似的经历There came

2020-01-20 20:28:00

双语美文:钱给你,爆米花我不要

My brother is a Boy Scout,我弟弟是个童子军and was selling popcorn tonight.今晚他的任务是贩卖爆米花Not long after he and my dad got set up to sell,弟弟和我们的爸爸刚把摊子架好,准备开始卖了a guy came up to them一个男人朝他们走过来to say,说到"I don’t want any popcorn,我不想要爆米花but I want you to get sales,但我希望你买

2020-01-17 19:11:00

双语美文:当命运对我说“不行”

"Please let my son be normal!"“请让我的儿子恢复正常吧!”I was a young Father.那时我初为人父My first born son had been diagnosed with Autism two years earlier.两年前,我的第一个儿子被诊断出患有自闭症His speech wasn't developing right.他的表达能力没有按照正常的规律发育He had many repetitive behaviors.他有很多刻板重复

2020-01-15 18:40:00

双语美文:想要辞职的木匠

There was once a carpenter who hated his job.从前有一个木匠,十分讨厌自己的工作After 10 years of working for the same company,为同一家公司工作了十年之后he decided to quit.他决定离职However,可是after 10 years of working together,念及共事10年的情谊his boss wanted help with one final job他的老板想让他帮忙做完最后一样

2020-01-14 19:54:00

双语美文:注定如此

Whenever I travel and get on the plane,每次我乘飞机外出旅行I usually carry two bags.总是要带两只包包A big hand bag or a tote,一只大号的手提包或者手提袋and a small shoulder bag.还有一只小背包The small shoulder bag is where I put the important stuff,小背包里放的都是重要的东西like my passport,比如我的护照so I coul

2020-01-13 18:35:00

双语美文:一条毛毯的旅行

Last year去年I was able to do a nice thing for some community members.我为社区里的小伙伴做了一点力所能及的好事I was homeless我是一个无家可归的流浪汉and made a poor living by flipping polar fleece 靠变卖摇粒绒的廉价衣物过活。Essentially,可想而知shipping costs would have killed any margin销往外地的运输费用会把我的理论扣光and

2020-01-12 18:42:00

双语美文:昨晚我看到了真爱

Despite the cliché title,尽管这是一个烂俗的标题I truly witnessed a love that brought me to tears但我确实亲眼见证了一段感情,让我热泪盈眶when I got home from work last night.那是昨天晚上,下班回家的时候I work as a waiter at a hotel.我在一家酒店做服务员Last night昨晚this elderly(Late 60's/Early 70's), seemingly

2020-01-12 18:42:00

双语美文:传递下去,就是最好的报答

"Stocking up for Winter?",囤货过冬?said the cashier with a smile.收银员面带微笑的问我She was looking at my shopping cart她正看着我的购物车which was full of toaster pastries 里面装满了做吐司用的面粉and big boxes of cereal.还有大盒大盒的燕麦片I knew that question was coming.我已然猜到她会这样问我A little earli

2020-01-11 18:59:00

双语美文:做起来,灵魂保健操

Almost every morning for the last 25 years在过去的25年里,几乎每个早晨I have exercised my body.我都会做些锻炼It is nothing too strenuous .这并不是一件费力的事It is just a light workout to maintain my health.我只是稍稍活动,以维持自己的身体健康I don’t do it to look good我锻炼的目的并不是为了身材苗条or to compete in so

2020-01-10 18:43:00

双语美文:学会笃信生活的魔力

Over the years多年来our family has experienced some very good times我们一家人一起度过了许多非常欢乐的时光and we've had some very tough times too.但我们也曾度过艰难的日子It's been during the tough times在艰难的日子里I've witnessed the world working我看到世界如何运转and I've learned to trust.我学会了信任别人On

2020-01-09 18:57:00

双语美文:你的差错 我来埋单

My mom passed away about 5 weeks ago...大约一个半月前,我的母亲去世了we're having a service for her this weekend.这个周末,我们举行了葬礼I wanted to make a program for the funeral我希望在葬礼上能够有一种手礼that had details of her life,能展示她一生的细节photos and some graphics.有照片,还有其他的图像I wanted it to

2020-01-08 19:16:00

双语美文:母亲的最后一次拜访

For the past 33 years过去的33年间I have lived and worked in Africa,我一直生活并在非洲工作far from my mother who lived in Los Angeles.母亲生活在洛杉矶,相隔万水千山One night I dreamed of her一天夜里我梦到了她as she slowly walked up the stairs to her apartment.我看到她慢慢走上楼梯,走回自己的房间She was a heavy wo

2020-01-07 19:07:00

双语美文:帮我换轮胎的大哥哥

I was just about to take a bite of my mozzarella sticks我正准备咬一口芝士条when my brother called me这时,我哥哥打来电话to let me know he was out of his appointment early.他告诉我,他提早开完了会Starving little me我饥肠辘辘I decided it was a good idea to drive我想还是继续开车吧and dip my sticks into

2020-01-06 20:05:00

双语美文:我就喜欢看着你笑

This stranger heard we were planning for my daughter's fifth birthday,我们正在为女儿的五岁生日做准备,一个陌生人听到我们的交谈and volunteered to drop off自发提出要放下自己的事情and set up a commercial bouncy house (that the kids loved)要帮我们做一个游乐场里的那种充气弹跳床(孩子们都特别喜欢的那种)and he wouldn't take a cen

2020-01-05 18:47:00

双语美文:查理的新轮椅

working at a disability/welfare office在社会福利部门任职and I got to see the coolest thing today.今天,我看到了最美的风景A homeless man, Charlie,一个名叫Charlie的无家汉came in with a power wheelchair坐在一辆电动轮椅上走了进来that didn't work.轮椅坏了Its batteries would no longer charge.电池充不了电As I wa

2020-01-04 19:37:00

双语美文:披萨店里的小感动

I'm a single mom.我是一个单身母亲I have three boys,我有三个儿子and I decided to go out for dinner tonight.决定今晚全家到外面去吃饭We stop at Pizza Inn我们来到一家披萨店and happen to catch the tail end of the buffet.这家店供应自助餐的时间正好快要结束了I got the youngest one his first我先喂最小的宝宝吃饭so he's done

2020-01-03 19:21:00

双语美文:爱的眼镜

Beep! Beep! Beep!铃铃铃!My arm swung over to my dresser我扬起胳膊,伸向穿衣柜and grabbed the alarm clock that had awakened me.抓起那只把我吵醒的闹钟I shut it off关掉闹钟and pulled it to my face我把它凑到脸旁to see the hands pointing to 6 O’clock.看到时针正指着6点Slowly I reached over我慢慢的向穿衣柜摸索and p

2020-01-02 18:49:00

双语美文:玩剪刀石头布的小情侣

To the couple that was playing Rock, Paper, Scissors in the subway致那对在地铁上玩剪刀,石头,布的情侣I am the guy in the white shirt that played the game against you.我是那个跟你们一起玩游戏的穿白色长袖衫的男人You won!!你们太厉害啦I am on my way to the hospital其实我正在去医院的路上for the birth of my first ch

2020-01-01 19:27:00

双语美文:学会做一个听众

After long hours of waiting for my friend at the bus station,我在公交站等着朋友,已经过去了好几个小时I got tired我感到疲乏and was tempted to just leave有些想就这样走开and plan another meeting.约着下次再见面As I was still deciding,我正犹豫不决there came a man selling culture shoes一个贩卖文化鞋的男子走过来and star

2019-12-30 18:31:00

双语美文:总有人在默默看着你

I didn’t grow up in a very loving family.我不是在温暖的家庭里长大的孩子In fact,事实上there are few, if any, happy memories I have of my childhood involving my family members.在我童年的记忆中,有家人在场的欢乐记忆少之又少,几乎没有My happiest moments were spent with the few friends我最快乐的时光是与少数几个朋友一起度过的

2019-12-29 18:24:00