Thursday, November 12, 2015

Weepy On Veterans' Day



I got weepy yesterday,


thinking of heroes.

 

I get like that around Veterans' Day ...


when I see commercials featuring a soldier surprising their kids with a homecoming...


 or deployed wishing their family Merry Christmas on TV...


when they are in uniform at the airport coming or going...


can't.

even.


My guy served 22 years~


he's retired now.


It's such a blessing to have him home.


 I appreciate his sacrifice and the sacrifices of those who served and are still serving.


I appreciate the ones who never made it home.


gulp


THANK YOU


 from the bottom of my heart.


I was grateful for motivation to create something for my person...
 

because words will never be enough for me~




(stamp: Papertrey Ink Superhero  dies: Mighty Oak/Photo Finish Strips  other: Royal Langnickel Watercolor)




He will always be my hero.



Check out the tutorial here, it's awesome~


hosted by Ashley Newell


Have you hugged your hero today?


Blessings~




 

4 comments:

  1. AWW! Perfect! I agree...don't give me uniformed soldiers in the airport or I'll stop traffic to watch them go by!

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  2. Beautiful. I'm all choked up. Just beautiful.

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  3. Your post touches my heart, as does the card you made for your husband, your hero. I lost a good friend to a situation in Afghanistan, so I know, well, the sacrifices made and I appreciate them deeply deeply...
    Hugs~c

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