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Sunday, March 28, 2010

To Have and To Hold


Today is our 29th wedding anniversary. Today is the anniversary of a day I made one of the best decisions of my life.

I am blessed. I couldn't ask for a better husband, a better father to my children, a better friend, a better partner.

Today is the anniversary of the day I became not only a farmer's daughter, but a farmer's wife.

Today is the day I married a man who shares many of the same values and character traits with which I was raised.

Today is the anniversary of the day I traded my simple five-letter last name for a mammoth 11-letter moniker.


Today I look back and am thankful for the smiles and laughter, the help and encouragement, the trust and understanding. I am thankful for the comfort and caring when things were hard.

Today I am amazed that I've lived more years with this man than I have without him - and that's a good thing.


Today is the anniversary of the day I walked down the aisle of the Pratt First United Methodist Church and began a new journey. Today I celebrate the memories of yesterday, the happiness of today and the promise of our tomorrows. I pray there are many more miles and many more years on this journey.

Love you, Randy ...

3 comments:

  1. Love you 2 !
    Randy

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  2. I really did remember BEFORE I read this. Ask the girls....we bought the card yesterday!! However, it won't make it there on time of course!! Happy Anniversary to both of you!

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  3. Happy Anniversary to you too! It's exciting that we share the same anniversary! And I am really glad that it did NOT snow on March 28, 2009 in Texas... because then I would have had a really cold wedding!! :-)

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