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What I learned from Moana

Last weekend, I bought the movie “Moana” – a Disney movie.  I watched it with my 7-year old son on a Saturday morning snuggled in our softest, warmest blankets.  The movie boasted an incredible diversity of characters.  The songs were amazing.  Moana, to me, was a superstar. 

Throughout the movie, Moana wasn’t running from something, she was running toward something.  She knew enough to start on her journey, yet encountered unknowns to keep her humble.  She asked for help and when that failed she persevered to stay the course.  More than any of this, I loved Moana because she had been called – “see the line where the sky meets the sea, it calls me” – and she answered the call

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