Friday, October 15, 2010

Not Like Everyone Else


Lilac, one of Mom's favorite flowers



Mom once said "she's not like everyone else" about me, and I guess it's true. But what she didn't say was that she wasn't like everyone else either, and neither was Daddy.  They were very special people with no limit on their love or generosity.  I'm so blessed that these two people were my parents.


Flash Friday 55

10 comments:

  1. What a beautiful way to feel about your parents. Your mom sounds like a really neat person!

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  2. sweet 55. parents play such a role in our lives...and every one of us is special and unique...that is what makes life so flavorful...nice 55.

    fyi...your direct link at g-man's is busted...says it is not available...but does redirect you to the main blog page.

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  3. Hooray for supportive parents! Nice 55!

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  4. How beautiful, Linda! Your folks raised a mighty special girl!

    And I can smell those lilacs.

    xoxo

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  5. Linda,

    Given that I think you are special, it doesn't surprise me that your parents are special, too:~)

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  6. Oh, that's so sweet. I hope they see this.

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  7. How lovely! Really really lovely!

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  8. Beautiful tribute of Love..
    Excellent 55 My Friend.
    Thanks for playing, and have a Kick Ass Week-End...G

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  9. Hi Linda .. expressed so well .. and our parents are special .. I am lucky my mother lives on and I appreciate the time I get to spend with her.

    Lilac is not her favourite .. but scents are & I have fresh flowers in her room everyday .. not always scented ..the challenge of no garden - but she loves the colours and the variations.

    We are all unique and special .. and have so much to offer at all times .. Thanks Linda - great read today .. Hilary

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  10. Talon- Thanks, she was!

    Brian Miller- They do indeed, and I had two of the best.

    Eric Alder- Thanks.

    Jannie- Thank you. Don't they smell great?

    Sara- How sweet! Thanks.

    Pattiken- Thanks, I wish they could see it.

    Linda- Thank you.

    G-Man- Thanks, we were the best of friends, too.

    Hilary- Yes, you are lucky to still have your mother. My mom loved all flowers, so it was hard to pick, but when I saw the picture, I remembered how much she enjoyed the lilacs. Good for you to give your mom fresh flowers every day.

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