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Do you have someone in your life that has changed who you are for the better?

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Do you have someone in your life that has changed who you are for the better?
Is there someone who you strive to emulate?
Someone who's life course has your deepest respect.
A person who makes you sit down and rethink your goals.
Who's very presence makes you joyful.
The kind of person who you know sleeps at night knowing they have done everything they could to make this world a better place.
Someone who tells a joke and makes you laugh out loud.
The kind of person who can take their life lessons and tell them over time to you in a story that unfolds in a fashion that leaves you really loving them even more than you did before.
A person who every time you spend time with them makes you want to live as long as you can, in hopes you can experience some of the joys in life they have shared with you.
I know such a women and her name is Evelyn and she is my best friend.
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    Mine cant be just one person anymore; my life is too complicated. Suffice it to say they are all around the world and alot of them I have the pleasure to talk with in one form or another. Take it as a complement; you are among them, Ingrid. Your tribute is wonderful. Hugs Agape, Laurie
    3114 days ago
    I am blessed to have had several people in my life like Evelyn. Some are now awaiting resurrection. Seems as though Jehovah has always had a relay going of people to offer me love, support, encouragement and companionship. Thank you for reminding me of how precious these friendships are and that I certainly should let my friends know how much I appreciate them.
    3222 days ago
  • MARIE4950
    emoticon My beautiful best friend died several years ago. This tribute brought tears to my eyes because Gloria is not with me for this journey and others. She helped me become a better person . How to serve Jehovah , to share my good and bad times. I am so looking forward to see her again. Healthy and perfect. Not in pain and suffering.

    I am so grateful for all the brotherhood of friends that I have around the world and that one day I will get to know all of them and have a SPECIAL friendship once again. I am thankful to serve a HAPPY God. JEHOVAH IS A GOD OF LOVE.

    Thank you for sharing your friend.

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    Marie emoticon
    3223 days ago
    What a beautiful tribute to someone that helps you through this journey. I think we all have those kind of people for me it has to be two people in my life and that is my sister and mother.
    Your friend will be proud and honored I am sure.

    Great Blog!

    3223 days ago
    How Sweet! She would be honored to read this! Maybe print it out and share it with her?
    Mine is Nancy in VA emoticon
    3223 days ago
    Hmmmm - I think that person for me would be my Uncle Peter. One conversation with him and I just want to drop everything and pioneer. He is so sweet - I made sure he said the prayer at my wedding.

    3223 days ago
    Ingrid, that's wonderful that you have someone like that in your life. Keep cherishing that friendship.
    3223 days ago
    Mine is my Hubby and Best Friend for 44 years.
    3223 days ago
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