"Falling in love is the easy part.
It is quite different from being in love.
If you are blessed,
you fall in love with your spouse again a little bit every day.
Love is a choice,
a decision to love no matter what the day brings.
You are in love because you choose to be in love.
You made a promise, a commitment, to love each other."
Author Unknown


Friday, December 21, 2012

I so miss . . .

 

The love of my life

and

being his wife!

When I was a little girl,

I prayed that God would give me someone to love,

and that he would love me.

God answered that little girls prayer.

I was blessed to have been loved

and to love someone very much.

FlowerLady Lorraine

5 comments:

  1. Yes, as someone that didn't really have that, you were blessed.

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  2. Yes, you were blessed, and so was he. God granted your wish! luv & a big hug, Gina

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  3. It truly is a blessing to have experienced a "true love" and definitely hard to have to learn to live without it. With that being said, I still would not pass up having experienced a "true love." It is definitely something to be grateful for. Thinking of you and wishing you the peace and the joy of the Christmas season.

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  4. This sure wasn't anything you two expected a few months ago. I don't know if it was a blessing or not to have it happen so fast. I'm glad you have such good memories of your life with DH.

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  5. My dear Lorraine, or may I call you Rainy, as some of your closer friends do? Have you read Kate Chopin? She has a short story about a respected woman with a long marriage whose husband dies. The woman has a strange reaction when her husband turns up alive and well. She has a heart attack and dies. Lonely for some one you truly loved and returned that love is far better than feeling relief from a bad marriage or a long illness of a loved one. The marriage I am in now is not my first. From past experience I know loneliness within a marriage is an unformidable journey. Rejoice in your years together. Rejoice in the lessons you teach us daily . . . keep writing. You are doing great!

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