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My Future Son-in-law…

img_17882  Okay I just had to write down a few thoughts about my future son-in-law, Drew – and how lucky we feel to have him join our family.

When anyone comes into your family – when your family has always been close and just “us four and no more” it is not easy to let someone from the outside come in to your world.  But I have to say that Drew is very different from any young man that I have ever known of his age – and he fit into our family quite easily and quickly.  His love for our daughter and for our whole family has stood the test of time and we have built a strong friendship with him – each one of us in the family.

Tonight Drew and I went on a date.  Just him and me – for a coffee and a movie.  We had a great time – great conversation and I gave him a letter that I had written for “my future son-in-law” 4 months before I even met him.  So the night had very special meaning for both of us – in that I was able to share with him my heart and how much he means to me – and yes – I did cry.  I just had to share it with all of you.  God is good to us – even when we don’t always feel like we deserve it – He takes care of us – He takes care of our kids – and it’s so much more than I could have ever asked for – and I’m so grateful and so blessed.

I will always remember this special evening with him.  I hope I will get many opportunities to be with him like tonight – no one else around – just us – so we can really “talk” and share what’s on our hearts.  My daughter is a lucky girl to have a man like Drew in her life.  And I know she knows it.

I have prayed for Drew since he was a little boy – years before I knew him – just like I am praying for the girl that Shawn will someday marry.  If you have children – I encourage you to do the same.

 

God Bless.

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Comments on: "My Future Son-in-law…" (4)

  1. Hello there! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to
    follow you if that would be ok. I’m definitely enjoying your blog and look forward to new
    updates.

  2. Cindy, we are blessed indeed!

  3. Thanks, Deanna! I will be sure to remind him of that when he gets too cocky – as all men do from time to time :)

  4. deannamorauski said:

    That is awesome, friend! I shall do the same! I think Drew might be lucky to have all of you and especially Ashlee too! :)

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