Teach Me, My Lord

Teach me, my Lord, to be serene and gentle in all the events of life, in disappointments, in the thoughtfulness of others, in the insincerity...
Teach me, my Lord, to be serene and gentle in all the events of life, in disappointments, in the thoughtfulness of others, in the insincerity of those, I trusted, in the unfaithfulness of those on whom I relied.   Let me put myself aside to think of the happiness of others, to hide my personal pains and heartaches so that they may not diminish the joy of others.   As I go my rounds from one duty to another, let me, from time to time, turn my attention to you; help me to be aware of your continual presence by...