The straw that breaks the camel's back.
Too much responsibility, burden, anger, hatred are contenders.
What about the small things that can cheer your heart.
A picture from Representative John Lewis' Facebook Page shows two adorable cats trotting with him.
If you have ever owned spoiled cats, you can appreciate the bond these two obviously have with their owner. I always hold cat owners in high esteem. It takes a certain openness and love of independence to be owned by a cat.
It's small items that warm your heart. Watching a mother bird feeding her young is lighter, quicker.
Several mockingbirds stay an arm's length from me each morning as I walk my dogs to pick up the newspaper down by the road. They eat the dark blue berries of the honeysuckle vine. I've hung seed bells I bought but the birds have not been eating them.
I had a list of small items last night. They have been lost. I'm on the lookout for pick me ups in life. What is something small that gave you joy?