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Thursday, April 28, 2005

Blessings in Everything

For Holly

Blessings come in many guises

That He alone in love devises,

And sickness which we dread so much

Can bring a very "healing touch"--

For often on the "wings of pain"

The peace we sought before in vain
Will come to us with "sweet surprise"

For He is merciful and wise--

And through long hours of tribulation

He gives us time for meditation,

And no sickness can be counted loss

That teaches us to "bear our cross."


~~From the collected poems of Helen Steiner Rice~~


What I do is kick them in the pants with a diamond buckled shoe!
~~Aileen Mehle~~

3 Broken Heels:

Holly Desimone said...

Hi Tinker,
I wanted to say one operation down, and one more to go! I am resting with lots of drugs! I am back to the hospital Sunday night. I have more surgury this week. The poem is beautiful thank you so much for the prayers! I will email and update you! Take care and be safe Tinker.

Tinker said...

take care. thanks for the update. glad you are on the mend

Daren Furgason said...

Thanks!! I think Ill return in the near future