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Blessings in the blink of an eye

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I had a speck of dust in the corner of my eye the other evening. I blinked trying to remove it. I then realized it was 35 years. I was thoroughly enjoying a reoccurrence and repetition of that which started in my life 35 years prior. And the events were connected in a blink of an eye.

I was at the Jimmy Carter field at the Ruston Dixie complex. Jimmy, parenthetically, was one the nicest men I have ever known. The occasion was my 4-year-old granddaughter’s (Gracie) very first tee-ball game. As I barked out some instructions to her, it made me reflect on “the olden days.

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