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Growing Older Quote

Once a month I attend a meeting comprised of parents who homeschool.  There is a sign in the room, that has a quote about aging, that just grabs my attention every time I read it.  Because it speaks to me, I snapped a picture of it, so I could get the quote right.  Then I came home, and searched my photo archives until I found a photo to add the quote to.

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The photo is my daughter’s hand holding onto our late Grandma Hig’s hand. This photo exemplifies age and innocence.  The innocence in my daughter’s grasp.  The fragility of the skin on Grandma’s hand.  The spokes of the wheel of Grandma’s wheelchair.  I thought it was perfect for this quote.

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About Virginia

Hi there! My name is Virginia, and I am the author/owner of That Bald Chick. I am a Christian, wife, mother of three, full time homemaker, homeschooler, and ministry volunteer in addition to being a blogger. In my free time *cough* I enjoy reading, writing, taking walks with my family, and listening to music.

Comments

  1. What a precious photograph. This is something that will be cherished for generations to come. LOVE!!!

    • It is one of my all time favorite photos. I learned, though, that I need to warn Hubs when I am going to post something like this. He saw it on his break at work, and nearly cried.

  2. Very very true and touching.

  3. precious and so true 🙂

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  4. First, I ADORE your new layout and secondly, what a remarkable quote with an even more remarkable picture. With my 29th birthday coming up, this is exactly what I needed to read right now

  5. Ah, that’ so sweet.

  6. I love this photo. I took one similar with my grandmother and daughter.
    http://katenkaboodle.com/2011/06/18/the-hands-of-time/

  7. Great photo! and so true!