Tag Archives: Death

Yaawwwn –

  It’s now 5:30 a.m. I have been out of bed for two hours, after spending several hours in that pointless half asleep/mind going in a thousand different directions place. Nights like that are such a waste of time. Thus … Continue reading

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One More Day

I heard a song today that I haven’t heard in years. While beautiful, back then I could not truly relate to the lyrics. Today though, hearing those lyrics brought me to my knees. What would I do if I were granted One More Day with my husband? … Continue reading

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I Saw A Man Today

    I saw a man today. I forgot how to breathe. He had your nose. He wore your glasses. He had your salt-and-pepper mustache and beard. He swallowed soda from a bottle and it was your swallow. I saw a man today. He … Continue reading

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A Soldier Died Today

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Do You Know – The Story Behind The Song TAPS

I was so touched reading this today, I felt the need to share: We have all heard the haunting song, “Taps.” It’s the song that gives us that lump in our throats and usually creates tears in our eyes. But, … Continue reading

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Twenty-two Years – Part Two

Jim wasn’t feeling well. There was no one thing he could pinpoint, he just didn’t feel good all over, he said. He always had a hearty appetite, but now he was eating less than usual. When he woke up with a headache and sore throat, … Continue reading

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