This is a bittersweet
It is the first Valentine's Day
in 59 years that has not
been celebrated by
my brother, Charlie.
Today I carry a
I want to thank each and every one
of you that took time to share
your thoughts and prayers with me.
It might take me a while but I will
reply to everyone that has a viable
email address....for those that
don't-know that I read each
and every comment and I am so blessed
to know how much you all care.
I know that time will take away
some of the pain.
I also know that Charlie was always a
He would not want us to mourn his death,
but rather to live in the joy of the day.
It was amazing to see all the people
that loved him step forward to
I don't think he had an enemy in
He had a kind word to say about
everyone-finding good in even
the worst of situations.
I miss him....truly miss him.
But, as he left this world
on a laugh-here-
I know he would want ME to
continue to spread laughter.
That is part of his legacy-
happiness and laughter.
So- today I have a very special
Valentine to send you-
One I know you have been
waiting for-one I have saved
for this day.
Could there be ANYTHING more
~Happy Valentine's Day~
I will be back soon.