Thankful Thursday

Today I am thankful for unanswered prayers.

As probably all who are reading this know, there was a time in my life when I stayed up at night praying, begging and pleading for God to answer just one prayer:

Him would fall madly in love with me and we would live happily ever after. 
("Him" is the code name for the boy I've loved since third grade). 

Back then I swore I was gonna marry him someday. 
Someday God would intervene and answer my prayer. 

Well, someday is either really far off or let's face it - that shit ain't gonna happen. 

But I am happy now. Thrilled, in fact. Because I could not be more grateful that God had other plans.......

...Just because He doesn't answer, doesn't mean He don't care.
Some of God's greatest gifts
are unanswered prayers.


  1. i love that even now you don't speak his name. :) oh the minutes you spent fussing at/freaking out about ame and me saying his name. or, dave talking to him for you.

  2. Kelly Lawrence10/07/2010

    HAHA... oh the tears that were shed when I found out Ame made up a screename on AIM and told him about my crush! I remember the freak out like it was yesterday. I apologize to you all for my somewhat crazy quirks. :-)


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