Some things don’t change, Thank heaven


Holding On.

IN the last 36 years, I’ve owned a whole bunch of different cars, moved strata to house to strata to house to strata to house again. Presidents, and Prime Ministers have come and gone. My career has changed. I have picked up, and changed hobbies and sports numerous times.  I have watched our beloved daughter and son go from swing sets to cell phones.

Almost everything has changed, but one thing hasn’t.

organ donationOver the years I have been healthy, in the hospital for months at a time, and been healthy for decades.

I have lost contact with old friends, reestablished contact, and made new friends.

Certainly I know I have changed, but not everything has. I’m a blessed man.

It’s not my anniversary, that was 4 months ago. But this song reminded me of my lovely Susan. It’s been a long time (March 8, 1980) since we drove away from a church in our rusted out Honda Civic, but the journey still continues, and she was the one in 1980, and she’s still the one in 2016.

couple smileys cuddling

ah shucks


About dfolstad58

I live in the South Okanagan. BC. I enjoy reading, exercise, toastmasters. spending time with my son, my daughter, & her husband , and my patient wife. I try to respond personally to every comment on my blog, and in this way I hope to get to know my readers a little bit and and am able to thank readers for their encouragement on what they liked and suggestions on what they would like to see me try in order to improve.
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11 Responses to Some things don’t change, Thank heaven

  1. I was wondering where the post was going to go. To a very nice ending. Very sweet.


  2. Dalo 2013 says:

    Fantastic post ~ and the music, had me singing at the top of my lungs…wonderful song, and lyrics quite suitable. Cheers!


  3. chattykerry says:

    Oh, that is so sweet! I can quite understand why you are holding on – Susan’s a looker!


  4. Ranjini says:

    This is so brimming with love. Some people fail to express their feelings to their loved ones. They either don’t know how to, or they think it isn’t necessary. There should be more people like you. Hope she reads this. And nice song 🙂

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  5. Sherrie says:

    Sweet love letter! Such a romantic gesture. I’m sure Susan feels the same. Best wishes to you both.

    Liked by 1 person

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