Can I tell you something. Got to tell you one thing. If you expect the freedom that you say is yours prove that you deserve it. Help us to preserve it or being free will just be words and nothing more.
Kansas, 1974

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Thankful Thursday

Today I am thankful for/that:
  1. The hot water bottle.

  2. Helping hands, big and little.

  3. Warm sunshine.

  4. Backyard picnics.

  5. Modern medicine.

  6. Freedom.

What are you thankful for?

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