I’m praying for you and me dear daughter, if it were not for my faith I would not even think of fighting for this cause. I rest knowing that God will guide us, shield us, and protect us from becoming empty objects that others can abuse and misuse.
“Mommy what happened to the leaves?” I paused for a moment thinking of a simple response she could grasp so I went with “the leaves will come back soon when it’s summer.” She seemed to understand but after a moment she asked: “But mom who takes the leaves away and returns them in the summer?”
Fridays were always my favorite days since I started school and then entered the workforce. I would wake up on Fridays mornings knowing that the week was almost done and the sweet relief of the weekend would shortly be upon us. Then I had kids and out the window went the anticipation of sleeping in on the weekends, but Fridays still meant a break from work.