Friday, January 23, 2009

Yesterday all my troubles seemed so far away ~


I picked up a stranger from the train station yesterday, she was recommended by a friend, thought she could help me "organize" ~
On the ride back to the house I found out she had lost her child as well ~ she is a wonderful woman my age from Nigeria ~ we organized, cleaned, scrubbed and shared memories as I put my son's belongings to rest.
He now has clean sheets, a television that works; so that if he ever decides to visit he shall be comfortable ~
Rest well my son ~ you were and always will be my yesterday!

"You always choose to stay
I should be thankful for every day
Heaven knows what the future holds
Or at least how the story goes
I never believed until now
I know I'll see you again I'm sure
No it's not selfish to ask for more
One more night one more day
One more smile on your face
But they can't take yesterday"

Leona Lewis
Yesterday lyrics

2 inspiring comments:

Studio Marcy - Marcy Lamberson said...

Vonna, how hard all of this must be. I'm so glad this woman came into your life to help just when you needed her and that you could share stories and sadness at both of your losses.
Sending a hug,

vonna said...

She was a gift ~ that's for sure - Thank you Marcy for the hug.

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