August 22, 2011
At Summer's End
This morning when I walked in to wake them up at 6:45, they were both sitting at the edge of their beds. Nervous, no doubt. Hattie couldn't eat much breakfast. Her tummy hurt. Mary Ellen ate all of hers. I don't think she fully understood what was coming.
My bear, my sissy, my sweet Mary Ellen had a harder time. She always does with leaving my side. She's only 3! But I know she will soon be asking me every day if she gets to go to school today. She's only going 3 mornings a week this year. And that's plenty for her right now.
Wisdom From the Pope
“The inalienable dignity of every human being and the rights which flow from that dignity - in the first place the right to life and the defense of life - are at the heart of the church's message." Pope John Paul ended his address, saying: "In spite of divisions among Christians, 'all those justified by faith through baptism are incorporated into Christ...brothers and sisters in the Lord.'" Pope John Paul 2