ON THE BACK BURNER

March 2

I haven't worn  my wedding bands once I started working in the yard. Since I already lost and replaced two diamonds, I decided to not let any more of what came from the earth, return to the earth. I can see some kid, 50 years from now, digging in this yard and finding something sparkly  and his or her Mom saying that it is just a piece of glass.I don't miss the ring on my finger, until all of a sudden I feel for the ring. Then I am surprised that it isn't where it should be. It seems to me that my finger  is permanently indented where the ring belongs. Today, I leveled off a small incline where I am starting to think about a new garden. This town is full of hills and yards are the same. We have a significant hill here. I tried leveling it when I first got here, my DiL has dumped loads of dirt trying to level it and we seem to still have a incline. The crazy thing is ,is that just before the incline ,or decline, depending where you are standing ,is where I will be standing as the officiant . I will have a step up platform so I won't feel as if I am in a hole. Both the bride and groom are much taller than me, so no matter where I would be standing, I need a platform. We are all getting super excited about the wedding. Count down is 20 more days.

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22.05 | 08:38

so glad youre here mom!

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29.08 | 13:45

Don't quite know how this got to me but it was on the top line of my computer (not in email) But I really enjoyed it. I truly admire you.

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31.07 | 07:02

Leona, do you have a date or a booked flight that you come back ?

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20.07 | 13:55

Everything sounds so wonderful Leona. Venice will seem boring . I would want to move to Portownsend where the kids are living. All sounds great . Is there?

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