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At 7:34am on December 27, 2011, Jacob's mom said…

i friended you and signed my name wrong what i goof, jacob was talking to me and distracted me, i was thinking he would think it was cool if i had a friend from greece, he actually has a facination with italy and is learning italian on rosetta stone he is a great kid with a good heart i probably have more heartache over his diag. than him but we are in it together having good support makes everything better that is why i have benefited from tu diabetes, nondiabetics just dont get what we go through anyways hang in there enjoy the new year AMY

At 7:36am on December 25, 2011, Jacob's mom said…

your christmas eve comment prompted me to share this christmas letter that i found and shared with some of my friends this year you may have seen it before god bless! amy
Letter Written by Fra Giovanni

I am your friend and my love for you goes deep. There is nothing I can give you which you have not got, but there is much, very much, that, while I cannot give it, you can take.

No heaven can come to us unless our hearts find rest in today. Take heaven!

No peace lies in the future which is not hidden in this present little instant. Take peace!

The gloom of the world is but a shadow. Behind it, yet within our reach is joy. There is radiance and glory in the darkness could we but see - and to see we have only to look. I beseech you to look!

Life is so generous a giver, but we, judging its gifts by the covering, cast them away as ugly, or heavy or hard. Remove the covering and you will find beneath it a living splendor, woven of love, by wisdom, with power.

Welcome it, grasp it, touch the angel's hand that brings it to you. Everything we call a trial, a sorrow, or a duty, believe me, that angel's hand is there, the gift is there, and the wonder of an overshadowing presence. Our joys, too, be not content with them as joys. They, too, conceal diviner gifts.

Life is so full of meaning and purpose, so full of beauty - beneath its covering - that you will find earth but cloaks your heaven.

Courage, then, to claim it, that is all. But courage you have, and the knowledge that we are all pilgrims together, wending through unknown country, home.

And so, at this time, I greet you. Not quite as the world sends greetings, but with profound esteem and with the prayer that for you now and forever, the day breaks, and the shadows flee away.

This letter was written by Fra Giovanni Giocondo to his friend, Countess Allagia Aldobrandeschi on Christmas Eve, 1513. Born in Venice, Giocondo would become a priest, a scholar, an architect and a teacher. He was indeed a true 'renaissance man.'

At 4:13am on June 23, 2011, SEAGATOR said…
Happy,Happy Birthday,Lena. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!
At 2:29am on May 24, 2011, evdoxia said…
kalispera,epsaxa mipws iparxoyn atoma apo ellada kai vrika esena!!!xarika pou vrika atoma apo edw.Eimai kainuria kai dn xerw tipota ,an kai ta atoma edw einai polu prothima gia voithia!!!!:)
At 4:45pm on January 31, 2011, Hilarybilary said…
Thanks, yeah it's a daily learn experience. Thanks for the fb add :)
At 12:05pm on December 27, 2010, Linda G said…
At 9:59pm on December 26, 2010, Robyn said…
Pretty new photos :) Happy New Year to you.
At 7:26am on August 23, 2010, warrior said…
hello and thnx
how are u with the diabet?
At 10:31pm on June 26, 2010, Linda G said…
Can hardly wait for our wee grandson!! IF HE COULD JUST HURRY UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
At 10:30pm on June 26, 2010, Linda G said…
Thank you for your friendship Lena!

At 10:15pm on June 26, 2010, Teena said…
Hope you had a great bday! Did you have cake? LOL
At 4:45pm on June 23, 2010, Linda G said…
Love your little black cat....so adorable!!!
Best Wishes on your Special Day Lena!

At 4:23am on June 23, 2010, Teena said…


Happy Birthday Lena!
At 2:40am on June 19, 2010, Holger Schmeken said…
Thanks for the friendship, Lena!
At 5:02pm on June 14, 2010, Angela said…
Hi Lena! I'm so glad you are a cat lover too *MeOw*! I especially love black cats for some reason.Thats awesome that you have a black cat as well :).Thanks for posting in the hashimotos discussion i had started. I just notice that its hardly talked about but its a serious condition.I don't really know anyone with it so its really great to meet you! Glad I'm not the only one who gets hives. I have had them now for 9months.Yikes! Thanks again for your input and its really great to meet you :)
At 12:59am on June 14, 2010, Teena said…
Thank you...wonderful to have a new friend! I have heard so much beautiful things about your country....have not been there though LOL
At 2:37am on June 2, 2010, Brigitte said…
thank you for your comment! I think Greece is more beautiful! I hope you're well. Is there something with Novo in Greece?
My brother in law is from a Greek family. Your photos are beautiful. I hope you're well.Have a nice day.
At 9:08am on May 30, 2010, Manfd said…
Thanks - Euxaristw! ^_^
At 7:42am on June 23, 2009, Manny Hernandez said…
Happy birthday!!
At 1:53pm on August 1, 2008, Alessandra Paganin said…
Hi! I went to Grece in 2004, and visited Athens, i loved it! Your photos are really beautiful!
Ale

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