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Pay It Forward


Thursday, March 21, 2013

The Lord has blessed me in so many ways.
My cousin's children are having challenges.
One was looking for a 'small memento' to remember the day and her Mom. She shared what her sisters had claimed and said there was nothing left for her. The beautiful sympathy bouquet I blogged about yesterday was promptly gotten and given to her along with information on how to preserve the flowers. This caused her to beam.
Helping with a couple of 'behind the scene' items aided me in my perception of my role in my cousin's life - aiding her.
I could truly paraphrase the Borodin Boy who said 'He's not heavy, he's my brother' with 'she's my cousin'. I hadn't realized how others had appreciated my being there for Judy over the nearly 3 decades of her illness until today.
God is good.
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JO88BAKO 3/22/2013 8:51PM

    Yes, God is good. Paying it forward is awesome, good for you! Sorry for your loss.

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PICKIE98 3/22/2013 2:41PM

    Patricai,
remember how happy you were when you received that floral arrangement? You are selfless enough to share it with another who felt slighted(and was). I am sitting here with goosebumps thinking how one person(you) can change the dynamics of a situation with one move.
I am grateful that you made me a Spark-friend. Thank you.

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    God bless you as you bless others around you. emoticon

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