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    Blessed Are You - Easter Lessons
    Blessed are you who take the time To listen to difficult speech,
    For you help me to know that If I persevere, I can be understood.
    Blessed are you who never bid me to "Hurry Up"
    Or take my tasks from me And do them for me,
    For I often need time rather than help.
    Blessed are you who stand beside me
    As I enter new and untried ventures,
    For my failures will be outweighed
    By the times I surprise myself and you.
    Blessed are you who asked for my help,
    For my greatest need is to be needed.
    To put my thoughts into words.
    Blessed are you who understand that
    It is difficult for me
    Blessed are you who with a smile,
    Encourage me to try once more.
    Blessed are you who never remind me
    That today I asked the same question twice.
    Blessed are you who respect me
    And love me just as I am
    Happy Easter, Everyone
    Donna, Mum to Natalie (22), ablebodied, kind and beautiful and Nicholas(26), severe CP, non-verbal, tube fed, multiple surgeries, chronic pain, happy kid except when the Liverpool football club or the Ottawa Senators Hockey Team are losing!
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    Thumbs up Being, physically disabled, myself,........................................... .

    This is *beautiful*!!!!!!:)


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    Thank you for this wonderful poem. Wouldn't it be great to know the author and that person's story?

    Hoping that you and your family had a blessed Easter Sunday.

    A time of renewal ~ may it be so for all of us ~

    Love & Light,

    Mom to Jon, 49, (seizure disorder; Gtube; trache; colostomy; osteoporosis; hypothyroid; enlarged prostate; lymphedema, assorted mysteries) and Michael, 32, (intractable seizures; Gtube), who were born with an undiagnosed progressive neuromuscular disease and courageous spirits. Our Angel Michael received his wings in 2003. Our Angel Jon received his wings April 2019. Now, they watch over Jim and me.

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    What a beautiful peom Thank you!

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