Daily Prayable: Remember the Romance - Sunday, December 19, 2010
Beloved, let's make a life together. We'll build a home together; feather our nest with creature comforts and fill our hearts with random sundries such as Forever.
Beloved, it seems like there were no sunsets before I found you. No blustery Saturdays in the park, and certainly no sonnets. If I could pull down the moon and stars for you, I would.
Beloved, with this ring, our lives intertwine, our hopes encircle eternity. We'll be courageous and stand by each other, whatever may come.
We are blessed to embark on the journey of life, you will always be loved, my beloved.
- Ruth Williams
(From the Archives)
Would you rather get a massage or have sex? You'll likely never have to make a choice between the two, but I'm curious. Normally this would not be a lead-in to a story about lonely old people, but think about how great a massage would feel to someone who rarely feels the human touch.
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- Chief of Pray, Susan Diamond
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The more cheesy music, the better. It's mother-daughter bonding at its most obnoxious, and I am more than willing to admit it.
Though I can quote/sing the majority of these cliché films, my daughter was the one to open my eyes to a message within Snow White not too long ago. Snow White had finally had her wish granted. Despite the Evil Stepmother's attempts, her Prince had found her sleeping and woken her in time to ride off into her happily ever after...
“Mothers hold their children’s hands for a short while, but their hearts forever.”
My core values of honesty, respect for others, truthfulness, being charitable, being a good wife, loyal friend and teacher to my daughters are examples my mother taught me. What a wonderful forever ...