“Life can only be understood backwards;
but it must be lived forwards.”
“The accidents of life separate us from our dearest friends,
but let us not despair.
God is like a looking glass in which souls see each other.
The more we are united to Him by love,
the nearer we are to those who belong to Him.”
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton
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Thank you GW 🙂
You’re very welcome SC 🍪🍪
Such extraordinary and beautiful quotes, dearest Julie!! Thank you; thank you! This brought tears to my eyes!! So meaningful and comforting! ❤ ❤
In reference to life’s separations, it has been a sadness for me to have my daughter and family move across the province where visits have to be planned and scheduled and involve a flight; however, my dear granddaughter has flown to visit for a week and I’m ever so grateful for this opportunity to be with her! Blessings to you and your family Julie.
yep—I was writing about us all coming home from the beach with Abby and Autumn heading their way and Gregory and I heading ours—I cried when they headed home…
enjoy your time together!!!
I totally understand!!
Ever notice how painters are inspired to paint skies but some stupidly deny the One who inspires? That’s a disconnect if ever there was one.
Talk about a separation from reality.
from Adam onward, we have been separated…but through the death and resurrection of Christ we have been reunited!
I suppose we all would have done what Mr and Mrs Adam did. 😊
in the immortal words of our friend Wally, “yep’