We’ve Got Now

  1. bereccah5 says:

    Yes. Yes and yes. Great post. I feel the same way.

  2. AmysAdventures says:

    Amen and amen! 

  3. Jalaine says:


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  5. Melissa says:

    Beautifully said. 

  6. Randmlusk says:

    Perfect.  Thank you.

  7. My kids don’t know either. Dillon had an eye surgery Friday morning, and I’m thankful that I had already shifted to a place of realizing how I take my time with my kids for granted, even before I heard the news. We’ve got now. Yes. That’s all we have. And I’ll take it. 

  8. Outstanding. The best thing I’ve read since this happened. 

  9. Andi says:

    My thoughts exactly. It’s unbearable to think of the absolute heartbreak these families are going through. It is sad though it takes horrific events like this to make us really stop & enjoy those small moments with our kids. I myself am so guilty of this but since Friday I’ve held my kids just a bit longer and let things slide that really don’t matter. Again, thank you stating things so eloquently.

  10. Knewman4 says:

    Lindsay, I so agree about squeezing every second out of the present. I’ve burst into tears dozens of time just looking at my kids. I feel so deeply for the town of Newtown. I am more motivated than ever before to get politically active on the issue, but I won’t talk politics here, I promise!

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