The following is from one of those email letters that we periodically receive. Most of them don't get forwarded. Lord knows I rarely do. But this one touched me. So. Instead of forwarding it to the people I love, I'm sending it to you as a blog post.
The author is unknown. But whoever you are, if you're out there, your poem is beautiful. And so true.
Who doesn't have one.
Ask a newly
The value of four years:
Ask a graduate.
The value of one year:
Ask a student who
Has failed a final exam.
The value of nine months:
Ask a mother who gave birth to a stillborn.
The value of one month:
Ask a mother
Who has given birth to a premature baby..
Ask an editor of a weekly newspaper.
Ask a person
Who has survived an accident.
Time waits for no one.
Treasure every moment you have.
You can share it with someone special.
To realize the value of a friend or family member:
The origin of this letter is unknown,
But it brings good luck to everyone who passes it on.
Hold on tight to the ones you love!
This one's for Jules and The Words Crafter: