Friday, June 14, 2013
Catch Up Time
In the past week, we have been trying to get a lot of experiences in for Mei-Ling, since Monday morning, 7 am, she will have her surgery. One day last week, we let the little ones pick plums and let them get as messy as they wanted, which was followed by some fun in the pool. Mel-Ling had to be very careful in the pool but she still enjoyed it. It seems everyone in the family is working hard at not being too worried about this operation, but we all are very aware of the risks and the seriousness of it. Mei-Ling of course is her cheerful, optimistic little self. Telling us over and over how much she is going to enjoy the results of the operation. Being able to run, jump and even take PE in school next year.
I ask for all your prayers and good thoughts this coming Monday morning for our sweet little angel. She asked me just the other day, "Grammie, you miss your mother don't you ?" I told her I did, to which this little old soul replied, "Don't worry Grammie, I have enough love for you to make up for you missing your mommy and remember I live just down the street, so when you feel lonely, you can just come see me." Her heart is so big.
It is a silent sort of morning, sitting next to the wood stove in my rocker, watching the birds outside my windo...