Tell me who you love, and I will tell you who you are.
It’s one of my favorite parts of the day. Dinner is finished and the dishes are done. We’ve donned our winter coats and gloves and are heading out on our nightly walk. In a matter of a few steps, we are several yards away from the bright glow of the porch light, and darkness closes in. Still, I can see her hand reach towards me and I feel her arm encircle mine.
A M Y
Three ordinary letters.
Three ordinary letters that spell my life. Strung together, they define sweetness and kindness and beauty. Fairness and loyalty. Quiet strength and simple wants-and a fun sense of humor too. An inspiration for the kind of person I’d like to be.
17 years ago today I was forever blessed.
Chocolate cake and chocolate frosting. How is it possible that I will need to put on that many candles?
Happy birthday, my beloved girl!