My Journey to Joy

October 11, 2012

Thankful

Filed under: Contemplations — aunthoddy @ 8:51 AM
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Just sitting on the family room floor, still in pajamas, reading a book to my precious boy.  We smile, point at the pictures.  A cute puppy, a bunny, fall leaves.  Then the last line makes me come undone: “We both have so much to be thankful for.”  *

I kiss a dark, curly head of freshly-washed hair, and I can’t stop crying.  He’s still looking at pictures, and doesn’t know that Mommy is behind him, now praying: “Thank you, thank you, thank you, God.” 

So much to be thankful for…

 

 

*Biscuit Is Thankful, by Alyssa Satin Capucilli; pictures by Pat Schories

 

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1 Comment »

  1. Amen, amen, amen, amen!!!!

    Comment by Sue Fleming — October 12, 2012 @ 9:28 AM | Reply


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