His job is fixing rides at a seaside amusement park.
On his 83rd birthday From the author of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller Tuesdays with Morrie, a novel that explores the unexpected connections of our lives, and the idea that heaven is more than a place; it's an answer.
It's a place where your life is explained to you by five people, some of whom you knew, others who may have been strangers.
One by one, from childhood to soldier to old age, Eddie's five people revisit their connections to him on earth, illuminating the mysteries of his "meaningless" life, and revealing the haunting secret behind the eternal question: "Why was I here?
Why do we as humans view the world primarily from our own perspective and not consider other people’s views?
In The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom writes a fantastic story that will change everything you’ve ever thought about life after death and the meaning of our lives here on earth.After the escape, the soldiers burned down the village with gas and fire.As the village was burning, Eddie thought he saw a shadow in one of the burning huts. He was very worried he was burning someone, and wouldn’t move.From the author of the phenomenal #1 New York Times bestseller Tuesdays with Morrie, a novel that explores the unexpected connections of our lives, and the idea that heaven is more than a place; it's an answer.Eddie is a wounded war veteran, an old man who has lived, in his mind, an uninspired life.Eddie was distraught at this point and didn’t understand why the captain had shot him or why the captain died in war and he didn’t.The captain said, The third person meets is Ruby – the Ruby of Ruby Pier.Throughout your life, have there been any situations where you have no idea why a certain result occurred?Do you think there are any events from your past that didn’t have a big impact on your life, that potentially had a big impact on another person’s life?To get him out of there, the captain shot Eddie in the leg and they got out of their safely. Once Eddie was discharged due to his leg injury, he returned home.The captain kept going with the team and one day, he was driving down a path and came to a gate. On accident, he stepped on a land mine and was blown up.