"I once had a garden filled with flowers that grew only on dark thoughts but they need constant attention & one day I decided I had better things to do." ~Brian Andreas, "Dark Garden," from Story People
No Regret - "I sometimes wake in the early morning & listen to the soft breathing of my children & I think to myself, this is one thing I will never regret & I carry that quiet with me all day long." -from StoryPeople by Brian Andreas
Such Small Things - "For a long time there were only your footprints & laughter in our dreams & even from such small things, we knew we could not wait to love you forever" -from StoryPeople by Brian Andreas (Use this as an announcement?
I wish you could have been there for the sun & the rain & the long, hard hills. For the sound of a thousand conversations scattered along the road. For the people laughing & crying & remembering at the end. But, mainly, I wish you could have been there.