Beyond Blue

Beyond Blue

Love Note #29

A loving heart has a cataract and cannot see. -Louise Colet

  • Larry Parker

    Doesn’t that mean a lot of tears, too?

  • Margaret Balyeat

    Larry: since the original meaning of cataract is waterfall, wouldn’t that be appropriate? (They needn’t all be unha[y tears; there truly ARE rears of joy Take it from one so sentimental that she even cries at the occassional Hallmark commercial!

  • Lynne

    That’s for sure! My Grandma was one of those who used to cry whenever she she was happy. It became a bit of a family joke after a while. She was also one of the most positive, uplifting and loving people I know. Being bedridden for the latter part of her life, this was quite a feat! I must consider myself blessed in the grandparent department. Both sides filled in the gaps that were in my more immediate family. I suppose they are one reason I’m better off then I could have been. Come to think of it…it’s a good thing love IS blind, or at least near sighted. I had to overlook A LOT!

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