Loving One Another

Adopt a Daughter


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In 1961 I graduated from college

With a K-8 teaching credential

I had been student teaching at

A school near my university

And I was blessed to

Get a 1st grade teaching job there.

 

My room mother was Florence,

A dear lady with a darling daughter, Lorei.

Florence kept in touch

Through the years, even though

In 1962 I left that darling class

To marry my darling Bob
(It was a fairytale wedding)

And moved with him to Germany.

Lorei’s parents both died

While she was still quite young –

Not out of college yet,

So we connected again – delighted to do so –

And we became her Mom&DadBee.

Ah yes, daughters are indeed

Such a blessing

And we are blessed now

To have three!

Lorei (in CA)

Laina (in Maryland)

And our DeDeBee (in Switerland)

Are you blessed like me??

I hope so!

If not, look around – there’s a daughter who needs you out there!!

Count and share your blessings everyday!

 

BTW, I think I need to adopt Bob’s ski buddy as my #4 daughter

My Daughter #4, Nancy ❤
See ya tomorrow

Comments on: "Adopt a Daughter" (17)

  1. so much beauty in your words…….yes, i am blessed with daughters too!

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  2. Everything about that wedding picture is beautiful! So glad you were able to gain an addition to your family with another daughter. God’s blessings be yours always 🤗

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  3. Sunny De said:

    By all means! Yes! Adopt Nancy, too! The more the merrier and you can’t give or get too much love 💗

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Daughters are a blessing! My life is for the better because of my three.

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  5. Precious post and beautiful photos!

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