Happy Mother  

angelofmercy5 59F
12148 posts
5/14/2006 5:02 am

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5/15/2006 5:09 pm

Happy Mother


A man stopped at a flower shop to order some flowers to be wired to his mother who lived two hundred miles away.

As he got out of his car he noticed a young girl sitting on the curb sobbing.

He asked her what was wrong and she replied, "I wanted to buy a red rose for my mother.

But I only have seventy-five cents, and a rose costs two dollars."

The man smiled and said, "Come on in with me. I'll buy you a rose."

He bought the little girl her rose and ordered his own mother's flowers.

As they were leaving he offered the girl a ride home.

She said, "Yes, please! You can take me to my mother."

She directed him to a cemetery, where she placed the rose on a freshly dug grave.

The man returned to the flower shop, canceled the wire order, picked up a bouquet and drove the two hundred miles to his mother's house.



Happy Mother's Day to all of you!
Whether you are a Mom....or celebrating your mom! Don't feel bad that you forgot to buy a card or send flowers. Pick up the phone and call your mom and tell here how much she means to you! I guarantee......she'll never forget it!

I know there will be some inspirational reading on here today....here are a few that I've read already that have touched my heart.


vatraveler1948 [post 345895]

[blog Unlistedone] Happy Mom

bbwDDs4XXX [post 346293]

VATraveler1948 68M

5/14/2006 5:11 am

I wish it was only 200 miles to my mother's house, I would love to deliver flowers in person. A phone call will be the best that I can do.

Thanks for the story, it was sweet and caring... sort of like you Angel!


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 5:17 am:
VAT.....my mom is too far away too. And since I'm recuperating from surgery, I couldn't go anyways! But you know how much your phone call will mean to her! Just don't forget!

PassionKisses4Me 44F

5/14/2006 7:49 am

Happy Mothers Day sweetie

Becky

~Becky~


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 12:30 pm:
Thank you Becky. I hope you have a great day too!

rm_goddess1946 106F
13518 posts
5/14/2006 8:04 am

Happy Mother's Day, Angel!

Just a little food for thought.............
If you really want to be happy, nobody can stop you...
{=}


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 12:30 pm:
Goddess....Happy Mother's Day to you! You are one classy lady!

rm_cru1972 44M
4407 posts
5/14/2006 10:03 am

Have a wonderful mother's day


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 12:34 pm:
Cru....my special angel! Thank you. And now you feel that love that a parent feels for a child...and that's what makes this day so special for me.

rm_FreeLove999 46F
16127 posts
5/14/2006 10:24 am

Happy Mother's Day to you!



[blog freelove999]


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 12:35 pm:
Free....my daughter was here today...and she is six months pregnant. I thought of you as I felt that little girl inside of her kick. I hope you are feeling well....and getting some rest today! Thank you my friend...and Happy Mother's Day to you too.

spacecadet561 60M

5/14/2006 10:34 am

Happy Mother's Day.

SpaceCadetรน


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 12:35 pm:
SpaceCadet....aren't you sweet! Thank you dear one!

Sulabula 45F
12659 posts
5/14/2006 1:45 pm

Happy Mother's Day

Sula xxx

come visit my blog


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 3:17 pm:
Sula! Thank you. And thank you for all the quiet, confident comments you have made here in support of me through the surgery. They have meant more to me than you could know.

Looking0100 54M

5/14/2006 2:23 pm

Happy Mother's Day, Angel!

I have never before celebrated Mother's Day. But,now that my mother is gone, that is no longer a possibility.

So many people here express so many good things about their family members. I sometimes wish I had been closer to my family.

Take Care,

Jon C.


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/14/2006 3:35 pm:
Thank you Jon! I'm sorry your mother is gone.....but she still lives inside your memories! Thanks for being such a caring person.

oldude1946 71M

5/14/2006 3:40 pm

That guy is the way we all should be


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:40 am:
Oldude...you are so right. We should all slow down enough to notice the people hurting around us.

normalornaught 34M

5/14/2006 3:52 pm

Happy Mother's Day, hope you are feeling better and your road to recovery is unexplicably fast. Thank you for your welcome to the blogs message you left, was my first response and made me feel very good.


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:41 am:
Normal...thanks for stopping by my blog and wishing me well. I'm glad that you are going to blog....and I think you will find great satisfaction out of it! I am doing better every day! See you soon!

lovemetouchme5 51F
2102 posts
5/14/2006 4:11 pm

Happy Mother's Day Angel! I wish I could talk to my mom or see her, but she and my dad are in Australia celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary!


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:42 am:
Loveme....WOW! 50 years is a great celebration for a marriage. I'm sure you will see her soon!

firestarter665 42M/39F

5/14/2006 4:41 pm

Happy Mother's Day!


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:44 am:
Thank you firestarter....I like your new picture!

mycin62 54F

5/14/2006 5:50 pm

I bought my mom a bouqet of flowers today too, I left them at her grave, still, we had a nice visit

Happy Mother's Day Angel


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:46 am:
Mycin.....oh sweetie...I'm sorry. But I'm glad that she is still alive in your memories, and that you still honor her with the flowers. Its a rather nice, peaceful feeling when we feel like we can still pour our heart out to a loved one thats gone, isn't it? I know she is proud of you.

seek_u_topia 51M

5/14/2006 6:35 pm

Very lovely. Very sweet day.


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:46 am:
Seek.....thank you my friend.

toys2us 58M/58F
147 posts
5/14/2006 7:10 pm

Thankfully, only have to drive 15 miles to visit both "Moms" and we love them both dearly.
Rest up, Toys! (turn the toy up just to medium low ...hehehe)


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:47 am:
Toys.....hmmmmm still playing with the toys on the drive to see the moms, eh? You two are too much!

LustyTaurus 48M  
21253 posts
5/14/2006 7:38 pm

Happy Mother's Day Angel...


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:48 am:
Lusty...thank you sweetie! You have been writing some really great blogs lately!

jd29992z 54M
3888 posts
5/14/2006 7:46 pm

That was sooooo sweet thaks for sharing happy mothers day to you see you JD


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:49 am:
JD....thank you for stopping by! I'm headed over to check out your blog when I'm done here.

rm_unlistedone 65M
2718 posts
5/14/2006 10:51 pm


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 4:53 am:
Unlistedone.....thank you my special friend. Yes, it was a very special day. Actually everyday has become a special day here. Just a week ago....I thought about possibly not being here on mother's day....and what that would do to my children. And my grandchildren. So, I am especially thankful this year......just to enjoy the simple things. And to be thankful for the special friends like you. 143 wamhfaf


"Happy Mother's Day,
Angel!!!"

I'm sure, at your home, this was a "very special" Mother's Day.
Everyday should be mother's day.
rm_yukonpaul 51M
1120 posts
5/14/2006 11:25 pm

I sent my mom an e-mail. Not the usual type. I put in fancy background, used different colors & sizes and put in a musical sound. Basically, I made her a greeting card!


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 5:20 am:
Paul....you know, I love e-cards. Sometimes I wish my mom was computer savvy...and I could send her one every day! I'm sure your mom loved it!

Fox4aKnight1 43F

5/15/2006 4:21 pm

Happy Mothers Day Angeel hugsssssssssssssss


angelofmercy5 replies on 5/15/2006 5:10 pm:
Thank you sweetie!

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