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Author:  Craig
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Date:  11/26/2006 8:47:31 PM
Subject:  Re: Quote of the day - November 26
"You died on a Saturday morning. And I had you placed here under our tree. And I had that house of your father's bulldozed to the ground. Momma always said dyin' was a part of life. I sure wish it wasn't. Little Forrest, he's doing just fine. About to start school again soon. I make his breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day. I make sure he combs his hair and brushes his teeth every day. Teaching him how to play ping-pong. He's really good. We fish a lot. And every night, we read a book. He's so smart, Jenny. You'd be so proud of him. I am. He, uh, wrote a letter, and he says I can't read it. I'm not supposed to, so I'll just leave it here for you. Jenny, I don't know if Momma was right or if, if it's Lieutenant Dan. I don't know if we each have a destiny, or if we're all just floating around accidental-like on a breeze, but I, I think maybe it's both. Maybe both is happening at the same time. I miss you, Jenny. If there's anything you need, I won't be far away."

God bless you, Joey...and everyone else that frequents these porches. Love you, Dorothy. "Mean it" as Bree says...we've got so much here, folks.


 Quote of the day - November 26 by Craig at 11/26/2006 8:52:23 AM
 Re: Quote of the day - November 26 by Joey L. at 11/26/2006 1:41:43 PM
 Re: Quote of the day - November 26 by Craig at 11/26/2006 8:47:31 PM
 Re: Quote of the day - November 26 by doom an despair at 11/27/2006 2:53:51 AM
 Re: Quote of the day - November 26 by Joey L. at 11/27/2006 7:41:58 PM