Today is Lisa and my 25th Wedding anniversary. [And no, this isn’t a not-so-subtle troll for compliments!]
But I’m trying to take some of the day off and spend it with her. [She’s napping, right this second, so you’re not “robbing” her, and I’m not guilty either. (At least not guilty for that, anyway.)]
But I think of the many years my parents had together up to this point, and the uncertainty about the future, and I genuinely feel for my mom.
It’s been hard for her to contemplate a life alone if Dad never comes home and I really understand that desire to have someone to share your life with.
So, I guess I’ll just say that my heart goes out to my mom, and I hope that she continues to gain strength and hope – that I understand, at least a little, how hard it must be. And I know that many of the rest of you also want her to know how much you care.
…and I must say, [without this mention excluding any other group] that the people at her “Sunday” church where she plays [Englewood Christian Church] have been incredible! Yes, incredible!
Wow, are you folks awesome or what!?
She’s mentioned how wonderfully caring, loving and enveloping you have been, especially the last few weeks.
Whatever you’re doing, keep doing it! It’s been wonderful to see. Thanks!
I don’t have a story thought out for this post – and doing one will take a lot longer than the nap is scheduled to last – so you’ll simply have to do without.
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