In life, many will be confronted with challenges beyond their control, that have left them feeling as if they have been displaced while encountering brokenness from those in whom they loved and trusted. Many will find themselves questioning and wondering what will happen if they can't release the bitterness and anger that has consumed them as a result of intimidation and deprivation. Truthfully speaking, many will experience the misfortune that life will sometimes bring and the journey of recovery can seem to be so far out of reach. But, it's been stated that in spite of how difficult it may seem, that one must never allow someone to be their priority while allowing themselves to be their option. This book by Dr. Shirley M. Gaines concentrates on acknowledging the hurt people experience from others and how to overcome these personal offenses through forgiveness furthered by God. The Author seeks to motivate readers with the understanding that hurts are not to constrict their growth but define their paths, personalities and relationships with others. Dr. Shirley has experienced many disappointments in her life, that had her thinking that all hope was out of reach, but finding strength to take that step she came to the reality that a day well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness and every tomorrow a day of hope. Dr. Shirley as a result of her experiences has come to the conclusion that even though her storm seems to be the worst ever, that one can still come out alright.