Opening the new year with hope and savoring the old one with thankfulness

Happy New Year 2011

I look back at an old year...
And I am thankful

I look ahead at a new year...
And I am hopeful

Like cutting into and savoring a beautifully ripe orange
Such sweetness was held in each of last year's slices of time

I cannot fathom what lies in store in each of next year's juicy slices
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6 comments:

  1. Such beautiful and poignant thoughts. Hoping for good things in YOUR new year.
    Love you,
    YLA

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  2. How true...and so well put. I hope you have a wonderful 2011, Cindy.

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  3. Happy New Year to you...and lovely sentiment!

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  4. Your words...put together so beautifully, are a joy to me. I love the "beautifully ripe orange" and will think of them each time I enjoy an orange.

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  5. Hopefully something lovely will happen...but doesn't it always? Somethind delicious is always out there if we look for it :) (Maybe it's at Disneyland :)

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  6. beautiful words...
    and hoping this year is all you want and more,Cindy~

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