Their marriage was good, their dreams focused. Their best friends lived barely a wave away.
A little girl, Tess, went to her bedroom and pulled a glass jelly jar from its hiding place in the closet. She poured the change out onto the floor and counted it carefully.
Be thankful that you don't already have everything you desire. If you did, what would there be to look forward to? Be thankful when you don't know something,
FRIENDS: Never ask for food. WEST VIRGINIA FRIENDS: Always bring the food.
FRIENDS: Will say 'hello'. WEST VIRGINIA FRIENDS: Will give you a big hug and a kiss.
Do you realize that the only time in our lives when we like to get old is when we're kids? If you're less than 10 years old, you're so excited about aging that you think in fractions.
An elderly carpenter was ready to retire.
There may be days when you get up in the morning and things aren't the way you had hoped they would be.
That's when you have to tell yourself that things will get better.
"Cancer is so limited. It cannot shatter hope. It cannot corrode faith. It cannot destroy peace. It cannot kill friendship.
One day I had a date for lunch with friends. Mae, a little old 'blue hair' about 80 years old, came along with them---all in all, a pleasant bunch.
-:¦:- -:¦:- -:¦:- -:¦:- -:¦:- Two thousand one, nine eleven Five thousand plus arrive in heaven. As they pass through the gate, Thousands more appear in wait.