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A Mother's Day Question:

Sunday, May 12, 2013

How could the years have gone by so quickly when some of the afternoons of toddlerhood were so incredibly long?
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  • SUSANNAH31
    Isn't that the truth!!

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    1297 days ago
  • GEMLADYONE
    So true...we should have understood this when those afternoons were dragging...might have made it easier to get through!
    1299 days ago
  • CRYSTALJEM
    Oh when you find out the answer to that one, please pass it on!
    1299 days ago
  • NORASPAT
    You sure do have that right.
    I enjoyed those days but I wish I had enjoyed them even more. HUGS and much love Pat in Maine.

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    1299 days ago
  • CDCSMITH2013
    Indeed!
    1299 days ago
  • ENUFF81020
    it is so true--especially when I look at our youngest (of our 8)...It seems impossible that he could be in driver's ed now when I am sure that I was still getting him dressed yesterday. I don't get how time can fly in some ways and not in others.

    Again, our oldest turned 31 in March and he sure seems to be the boy who needed me to explain when a kid was bullying him rather than being a friend. Some of these memories are not the kind I want to relive.

    Happy Mother's Day,
    Sylvia
    1300 days ago
  • ACIMPEGGY
    My Susie says I've changed since ACIM - I don't get mad at other drivers, for instance and the news on tv doesn't bother me as much. I try to remember to ask the Spirit within, "help me look at this another way..." Now I don't always have to ask...it's automatic to realize it's just an illusion.

    Hey, we could be posting these comments of ours on the team page... emoticon
    1300 days ago
  • STRONGDJ
    YES! I was just thinking that yesterday.

    Happy Mother's day.
    1300 days ago
  • VALERIEMAHA
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    Happy Day (every day)!

    1300 days ago
  • SKINNYINMYHEAD
    hehe.. not a mom so I don't know.. but funny still!
    1300 days ago
  • TROLLOPIAN
    I know! And how do the decades speed by so quickly when a year used to be a lengthy chunk of time? And why do I feel that I can remember the days of the old Queen Victoria so well when I really wasn't there? But I find tomorrow a bit unimaginable?
    1300 days ago
  • LUCKYSTAR99
    My toddler has some molars coming in and is getting over being sick so it has been a looooong and fussy afternoon for us, but thankfully it is naptime now. And naptime for Mommy too! I love my little guy so much and I know it will all go by fast, but sometimes it really, really does seem like we have some long days. emoticon
    1300 days ago
  • _UMAMI_
    Who said, "The days are long, the years are short"? So true.

    Mine are still youngish (11 and 13), but I miss their younger selves.

    Happy Mother's Day!

    1300 days ago
  • SUZYMOBILE
    Yes, yes. Have a wonderful Mother's Day! You've earned one.

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    1300 days ago
  • MORTICIAADDAMS
    LOL!! So true!!! Happy Mother's Day!
    1300 days ago

    Comment edited on: 5/12/2013 11:45:53 AM
  • SLIMLILA
    Ain't that the truth? Last year I was enjoying my 1 y.o. g.d. and this year my oldest dd turned 40!!!!
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    1300 days ago
  • BETHGILLIGAN
    I totally agree! I would give my right arm to have one of those afternoons back!!! I've heard a quote "the days drag, but the years fly". I'm not sure that's it but that's the gist of it. Have a good day!
    1300 days ago
  • YMWONG22
    Happy Mother's Day to all mothers and mine too.
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    1300 days ago
  • ACIMPEGGY
    You said it! Best days of my life, in some ways, though...no working outside the home, crafts, walked everywhere pushing a stroller...120-125#. Wow! Trying to get there again!

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    1300 days ago
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