Author Archives: foreveryoung2

 The “F” Word

The “F” word is a very powerful word. My cussing was always very mild when young – even right up to my 50s. I will never forget the first time I dropped the “F” bomb and realised its power. My youngest son, in his early twenties at the time, was annoying me to the extent […]

 “True Colours”

It never ceases to amaze me that some people’s “true colours” appear after a death in a family. My son’s mother-in-law and a good friend of mine recently died and was buried. She has 2 children – a daughter and a son. The son’s behaviour has been despicable showing his “true colours” to all people […]

 THE BACK NINE

THE BACK NINE I first started reading this email and was reading fast until I reached the third sentence. I stopped and started over, reading slower and thinking about every word. This email is very thought-provoking – it makes you stop and think. READ SLOWLY ! AND THEN IT WAS WINTER You know … time […]

 THE STRANGER IN THE HOUSE

Another friend sent this to me and I found it interesting, funny and quite true. The Stranger A few years after I was born, my Dad met a stranger who was new to our small town. From the beginning, Dad was fascinated with this enchanting newcomer and soon invited him to live with our family. […]

 Old Sayings

This was sent to me by a friend, and I thought I might share it with SC. *Old Sayings* *There is an old Hotel/Pub in Marble Arch, London, which used to have a gallows adjacent to it. Prisoners were taken to the gallows (after a fair trial of course) to be hanged.* *The horse-drawn dray, […]

 SENIORS MEDICINE CABINET

SENIOR’S MEDICINE CABINET It has taken me many, many months of my retirement time, but I have just finished building my new Medicine Cabinet. I don’t know about you, but I think it was well worth the time and expense. Disease Wine Daily dose Allergies Chardonay de Paeuf 1 glass Anaemia Graves 4 glasses Bronchitis […]

 6 REASONS FOR LIVING

{1} Once all villagers decided to pray for rain, on the day of prayer all the people gathered, but only one boy came with an umbrella. That’s FAITH {2} When you throw a baby in the air, it laughs because it knows you will catch it. That’s TRUST {3} Every night we go to bed, […]

 REFLECTION

I’ve had a sh.t of a life – so many kicks in the guts but I am still here. I recently had to put my beautiful little dog down after 13+ years with her. She got me through one of the worst times of my life, and I will grieve for her forever. She truly […]