Saturday, February 16, 2013

The Departure

by Cindy R. Williams

The following is how the writing brain combined with the heart sees the big picture:
Missionary Departure:

Last of the last week lasts! Packed – check, leave for the airport – check, turn back around for “forgot something” – check, small talk chatter avoid the impending bigness of two years apart – check, wait at the the gate bouncing up and down, holding back tears – check, “time to go” melt down by the Mom – check, walked like  man through the gate – check, flying to SLC – check, Only 729 days to go – smile and groan, both at the same time. What a ride!!!!!!

5 comments:

  1. Wow, Cindy! Congrats/Hang in there! Whichever applies! (or both :0)

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  2. Congratulations on sending a missionary out! It really does bring a bag of mixed emotions, doesn't it! hugs~

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    1. Thanks all. Life right? It is great! Heidi, I will email you about the cool Inspirational Blogger Award!

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  3. This has nothing to do with your post but I've put you up for the Inspirational Blogger award. For the info, go to my blog...:o) I'm not sure how you get the code other than emailing me at kwixylver@cox.net. Sorry, I lost everyone's addy's when I got the new computer. Woo hoo!

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  4. Done that three times. I feel ya'
    Hang in there! It actually goes quickly. I promise! And you will get back a great human being.

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