If someone were loved by me,
It’d be enough to go to a river to feed ducks breadcrumbs,
or drink tea together by a fireplace I(or an electric heater),
or share a blanket on a couch,
walk around a shopping mall to look at window displays,
or stare at pastries…
There are a lot of men in this world who would eat before their children get to eat.
A lot of men in this world beat their children, including young daughters, which I find despicable.
I can’t think of other words to use to explain how I feel about such…
I thought this morning about 5-year-old Randy.
I picture him wondering where his father is and when his father may return.
I imagine 5-year-old Randy realizing that he needs to be independent earlier than most of his classmates.
I hope that 5-year-old Randy enjoyed Christmas cookies.
I hope that he…
We have this one life to live it in the best way we can.
I remember when a 48-year-old lady I used to talk to criticized some of the women that she knew who went out with other men while still married (and even when they had children).
In the Elin Hilderbrand novel, The Perfect Couple, on page 166, there is a quote that I’ve written down:
“She has been loved in her life, deeply and truly loved. She’s been known and understood.”
I find it extremely hard to believe that no human being longs to be loved…
I have never perceived you as a man with any money in his bank account.
I’ve always assumed that you have always been under some financial duress.
I’m not naive. I’m not stupid.
I don’t bother you like this because of your job title.
I pick on you because you…
I’ve thought about my fifth grade teacher, Ms. Sealey, a few times recently.
This is because she was born and raised in Trinidad.
She was one of 5 girls in the family.
I remember that she had two children: a son named Adrian and a daughter named Sherylynne. When I…