Monday, December 17, 2012
Here's to touching hearts.
When I sent our holiday card to Mary Lou this year, I wondered if she would still be around to receive it. To my happy surprise, tonight in our mailbox her annual Christmas card arrived. It reads:
"...Now launched into my 99th year, I'm thinking it may be my last. Getting to know the likes of you has made it a great run.
Love, Mary Lou"
I am inspired by this woman for so many reasons. The few stories she shared with me about having a family, moving across the country, being married to a red head too ;), and more.
She has touched my life and I hope I will be the happy old woman she is today one day.
Over the years, I've had moments with people that I can't forget that have molded me - continue to mold me, into the Woman I am today. These little moments with people I barely knew, but know, make me smile deeply within.
Thank you each and every one of you for touching my heart even if only for a brief moment in my