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A little bit closer

My husband and I started dating in high school and continued through college. Unfortunately, we were at different colleges that were 700 miles apart. Not nearly close enough for even a weekend visit more than once a semester. All this … Continue reading

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Sick Day

I am in the middle of a sick day today. It’s one of those that keeps you on the couch, dozing in and out, wishing you had the energy to go to the kitchen to make some nice, hot tea. … Continue reading

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Ransom the Captive

I know of a group that puts on retreats at a prison a couple hours from where I live. After two days of talks and activities, they finish with loads of homemade cookies and a room lined with colorful cards … Continue reading

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Visiting the Sick

I had a friend who had terminal cancer when I met her. She would be alive as long as the chemo could hold the cancer at bay, but she was not going to be cured. We were involved in a … Continue reading

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Short Visits

We had an exchange student at our house the last few days and just dropped her off at the airport.  It was such fun introducing her to Texas food, culture, and activities.  We took her to a working ranch, fed … Continue reading

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