Friday, November 26, 2010

A day of thanks and family...


A moment for reflection and gratitude.

To give thanks for so much:

People, big, little; sharing our journey

Creatures great and small that uplift.

Things simple, grandiose that provide backdrop.

Joyful, sorrowful memories, fueled by love.

For these, our blessings in life,

That should be on our minds

All day, each day, all year.

Near or far, Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

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7 comments:

  1. Those things are on my mind every day, but I am glad that there is one special day to slow down and focus on them even more. Thank you.

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  2. Indeed, they should be on our minds all the time. Thanks for the reminder!

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  3. Yes! Gratitude should always be in our hearts! Well said!

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  4. Beautifully said! So thankful for you, John, and the boys! You are awesome big sis! I'm super proud of you for running your 5K run yesterday morning. The big race is almost here!

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  5. "for these, our blessings in life" - a wonderful way to give thanks.

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  6. Maria,

    You really summed it up beautifully! How fortunate we all are, and thanks for this beautiful reminder.

    ...............cj

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