Last Tuesday a woman came into my store and I told her how much she reminded me of my first cousin Laurie. I had lost touch with this favorite cousin when she moved to Florida, and had not spoken to her in three years. In chatting with my customer, whose name happens to be Cindy, I thanked her for coming into the store because I was going to call my cousin and get back in touch with her.
The next day I was at my computer, on SCS of course, and the phone rang. I saw the caller ID and it was my cousin Laurie calling me! I got goose bumps and answered the phone, "you'll never believe this but....."I started crying and told her the story I just told you! She got goossebumps too and we had the best talk and caught up on each others' lives etc,etc,.
I have an open invitation to Fort Meyers FL. as she does here at my house!!
So I made this card with her in mind and off it will go in today's mail!! The keyhole represents the door we have opened once again into each others' hearts ad home!!
Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2007 GMT Views: 1339
Registered: November 28, 2004 Location: the Florida wilderness Posts: 20618
Tue, Jul 24, 2007 @ 5:47 AM
Don't know which is more goosebumpy...the card or the story to go with it! What an incredible experience!!! God is good!!! Anyway...this card is beautiful! I see you used those beautiful colors again!! Love that ribbon too!
Registered: September 11, 2004 Location: Brentwood, TN Posts: 6301
Tue, Jul 24, 2007 @ 6:23 AM
What a beautiful card and story to go with it! Love the pinks and greens together, and that little keyhole is adorably perfect! I'm so happy for your reunion, and now you can look forward to a Florida vacation next time it snows!!
------------------------------ "More than what I should be, make me what I could be, finish what you started, Lord" (from a song by Marty McCall)
Registered: March 20, 2005 Location: Butler, PA Posts: 77720
Tue, Jul 24, 2007 @ 6:50 AM
Oh, Nancy, how special! Ya know, there are no coincidences in this life - only plans come to fruition!! I'm so glad you have reconnected with your cousin! This card is just beautiful and will touch her heart for sure!
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