Weekly Photo Challenge: Thankful

Sorry, I’m a little late getting to this challenge, this holiday threw us a curve.  Mother had a heart attack Wednesday before Thanksgiving, had stents placed, and is already home doing remarkably well.  This photo is her and dad taken the first year of their marriage almost 60 years ago.  The bottom photo was taken this Spring.  I have many things for which I am truly thankful, but regardless of health and quality of life issues, I am most thankful they are still with us.

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35 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: Thankful

  1. ideflex says:

    Your mum was quite stylish! Thanks for the pingback.

  2. What an absolutely lovely couple! Glad to hear your mom is doing well. :)

  3. Amy says:

    Beautiful photos! Thanks you for the pingback!

  4. Thankful we are that they are among us, our parents.

  5. Colline says:

    It is wonderful to read of people that have been committed to one another for so long,

  6. I’m sorry your mother had a terrible Thanksgiving – so tragic. Let’s hope for a strong and speedy recovery for her.

  7. adinparadise says:

    You are very lucky to still have both your parents. Hope your mom is recovered now. My mom had the same op a couple of years ago, and seems to be fine. :)

  8. karenfriends says:

    Love your blog! Love your photos! At first i thought it was a black and white of you:) You certainly resemble your dad. Hope your mom has a full recovery!

  9. shail says:

    Beautiful pictures both :)

  10. angelfrouk says:

    What a handwsome couple! I love the first picture.

  11. Good to hear your mother is recovering. Thank you for the pingback.

  12. eof737 says:

    Sending healing light and love to your mom and hugs to all of you… Hope she makes a speedy recovery. TY for the pingback.
    Eliz

  13. Fast Pam says:

    very sweet post! Glad to hear your mom is on the mend! thanks for the pingback!

  14. Mandy Poole says:

    Agree with all the comments, this is a sweet post. I am very thankful for my parents and my families health as well.
    As a side note, in the old b&w photo your Dad looks like Jeremy Renner.

    Happy Dec.1 !

  15. Jane says:

    Glad to read your Mom is doing better. Great black and white photo of your parents.

  16. rutheh says:

    Perfect for Thankful!

  17. danajoward says:

    Wonderful photos. I’m glad to hear that your mom is doing better. Great choice for Thankful! Thank you for sharing ;)

  18. Bams Triwoko says:

    What a lovely tribute to your parents. A great post my friend… :)

  19. John says:

    Thanks for visiting my site! And glad your mom is well. God bless them!

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