Thursday, June 21, 2012

Being His Wife.....

Nine years ago today.....


I walked down to the lake, and said "I do" to this man.
I became his wife.....
{best decision I ever made in my life}


Being his wife means, that for the past nine years, I have had a partner. A friend. A constant support system. A calm, safe place to fall. A listening ear for my worries. A hand to hold. A person here on Earth that God chose just for me.


He said to me one day when Nola {our oldest child} was a week old...

"I chose you and I will continue to choose YOU for the rest of my life"

It was at a time when I needed to hear it most, when life felt so scary...I was feeling a bit lost. I was a whirlwind of emotions both elated about the birth of our first baby, and scared to death at the same time. I felt alone...worried about all the changes I had just gone through.

and he said those words to me and.....
I believed him.


Those words reminded me that I won't ever have to do things alone, that he would always be there....
and he wasn't going anywhere.....

ever.

Being his wife
makes me feel like I have won the lottery...
every.
single.
day.










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9 comments:

  1. Fabulous! Happy Anniversary.

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  2. beautiful post... you were a beautiful bride :) found you via the blog hop and am excited to follow along xo

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  3. How wonderful is that, Happy Anniversary

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  4. such a lovely post, carmella....happy anniversary and many many more...you are both blessed....

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  5. beautifully said! and what a encouragement and statement about him!!! you have a keeper there Carmella! happy anniversary once again! i'm sure the Lord is smiling down on your love and commitment to each other! blessings

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  6. What a beautiful post. Happy anniversary, and congratulations on a beautiful life. :)

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  7. So beautiful! Thank you so much for linking up at Hearts&Homes at mercyINK! blessings on your marriage for a lifetime more :)

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  8. Hi Carmella! Just wanted to let you know I featured your post in the hearts&homes wrap up... come grab a featured button if you like :)
    blessings!
    lauren

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