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View Larger Image Freddie is my godson. Using the words of people far more eloquent than I, this is what I would leave behind.
Dear Freddie, You are only two and a half years old and I am a generation ahead of you, yet I know little of the world and I hope to learn more each day.
From my twenty-six years of life, this is what I would like to share with you today. I hope you understand these things quicker than I. If you can dream it, you can do it. Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. Larson Be true to yourself and be less concerned with what others think about you. The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.
You must always look with both of your eyes and listen with both of your ears. This is a very big world and there are many many things you could miss if you are not careful. There are remarkable things all the time, right in front of us, but our eyes have like the clouds over the sun and our lives are paler and poorer if we do not see them for what they are.
If nobody speaks of remarkable things, how can they be called remarkable?
Things will work out. Hinckley One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple. Jamie By Jamie TFeb 28, · A letter to My Godchildren Standard.
I have loved you since the day you were born. I remember looking into your little eyes and holding you for the first time and a new chapter of my life began. I was your Godmother and responsible for your well being and for nurturing your soul. I love writing and blogging has been so. Saint Peter Claver, Human Rights Pioneer.
There are many drawings and paintings of Peter Claver. However, the word passed down through the centuries, by those who saw both the images of the man, and the man himself, are that this painting is the most accurate presentation of his true likeness. The following is reprinted from The Best of Uncle John's Bathroom Reader.
FLY OFF THE HANDLE Meaning: Get very angry, very quickly. Origin: Refers to axe heads, which, in the days before mass merchandising, were sometimes fastened poorly to their handles. If one flew off while being used, it was a dangerous situation with unpredictable results.
This article is dedicated to my Godparents, Uncle Terry and Auntie Mylene. Thank you for giving me hope, wisdom, ongoing support, and for loving me like your own daughter.
I absolutely adore Jamie with that beautiful writing to his Godson and I really want to learn about this great young man. I am a humanitarian and have a passion to Nature. God gave me nothing but one precious thing and that is my heart, beats for people and feels their pain no matter where they are. Sep 13, · To “The Godparents”, I write this letter to two individuals, who have been very special in both mine and my daughter’s lives. I often tell you both through texts, emails, or birthday and Christmas cards, however, I thought I would write this letter in my own words, to express how much you both mean to . Sep 13, · Letters Anonymous Your Letter at Last! PO Box Dublin 10 September 11 To “The Godparents”, I write this letter to two individuals, who have been very special in both mine and my daughter’s lives.
I will never be able to express my gratitude enough for been given the privilege of . Dec 12, · Hopefully it’ll help shake some sense into those that are godparents, and help mentally prepare those that are soon to be. I don’t ask for much. I consider the godparent to be the equivalent of an aunt or uncle in the child’s life.
You don’t have to get up every day to take my child to school. Baptism is the first of seven sacraments and the way in which a person becomes a member of the Catholic Church. Anyone who has not already been baptized can receive the sacrament of Baptism in the Catholic Church.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church states .