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Only a Dad

This photo of my son, Samuel, with our little grandson, Max, made me think of the old poem by Edgar Guest. This stanza in particular. 48 more words

Family

Let Me See A Sermon

Sermons We See

by Edgar A. Guest

I’d rather see a sermon than hear one any day;
I’d rather one should walk with me than merely tell the way. 278 more words

Musings

“Be A Friend”
By Edgar Guest

Friendship Quotes

Learn to Smile

by Edgar Guest

The good Lord understood us when He taught us how to smile;
He knew we couldn’t stand it to be solemn all the while; 251 more words

Musings

God Made This Day for Me

by Edgar Guest

Just the sort of weather
and just the sort of sky
which seem to suit my fancy,
with the white clouds drifting by… 217 more words

Musings

TOMORROW by Edgar Guest

He was going to be all that a mortal should be

To-morrow.

No one should be kinder or braver than he

To-morrow.

A friend who was troubled and  and weary, he knew, 130 more words

Life

The Rug Gets Pulled Out From Under Me

“Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.”
~George Eliot

This is supposed to be an inspirational blog, but what happens when something so sad, so devastating, so tragic and so traumatic takes place that there seems to be no possible joy or inspiration to be found? 1,029 more words

Midlife