Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to you all…

Happy Thanksgiving Flowers

Grateful for each hand we hold
Gathered round this table.
From far and near we travel home,
Blessed that we are able.

Grateful for this sheltered place
With light in every window,
Saying “welcome, welcome, share this feast
Come in away from sorrow.”

Father, mother, daughter, son,
Neighbor, friend and friendless;
All together everyone in the gift of loving-kindness.

Grateful for what’s understood,
And all that is forgiven;
We try so hard to be good,
To lead a life worth living.

Father, mother, daughter, son,
Neighbor, friend, and friendless;
All together everyone, let grateful days be endless.

Grateful for each hand we hold
Gathered round this table.

(From Thanksgiving Song Lyrics – Mary Chapin Carpenter)

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51 thoughts on “Happy Thanksgiving

  1. cindy knoke November 27, 2014 / 8:57 pm

    This is so beautiful.
    Just like you!
    Happy Thanksgiving my friend,
    the third we have spent together!
    ❤ ❤ ❤

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    • YellowCable November 27, 2014 / 9:06 pm

      Happy Thanksgiving to you too, Cindy. It has been that long now… Thank You !!!! 🙂

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  2. anotherday2paradise November 27, 2014 / 9:21 pm

    Lovely words, and such a beautiful picture. 🙂 I had a really happy Thanksgiving, and hope you did too.

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    • YellowCable November 27, 2014 / 9:53 pm

      Thank you and I am very glad to hear you had a really happy Thanksgiving! 🙂

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  3. Dina November 28, 2014 / 4:26 am

    This is beautiful, hope you and yours had a happy, wonderful Thanksgiving!

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    • YellowCable November 28, 2014 / 7:53 am

      Thank you. I hope you had the same to you and yours too!

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  4. ladysighs November 28, 2014 / 4:41 am

    Thank you for the greeting. Lovely words. 🙂 Hope your day was lovely too.
    I like the line: To lead a life worth living

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  5. LadyPinkRose November 28, 2014 / 5:49 pm

    How absolutely gorgeous, YellowCable. My Heart just sighed when I saw the beautiful flowers. And the words are just perfect. I hope your Thanksgiving was a good one. Love, Amy

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  6. Pride in Photos Photography December 4, 2014 / 9:37 pm

    Thank you for sharing this song, I had never heard it before….gasp! FYI….the reason for the switch on the computer, the PC broke and I had heard for years how great the Apple is for photographers, so I took the leap.

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    • YellowCable December 5, 2014 / 7:22 pm

      Thank you Laurie and congrats again with your iMac.

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      • YellowCable December 17, 2014 / 8:19 pm

        Thank you and have a Merry Christmas to you and your family as well – especially to the “Little man” 🙂

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  7. inesephoto December 6, 2014 / 10:12 am

    Beautiful flowers, and a lovely song. Being grateful is a source of well being:)

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  8. nutsfortreasure December 7, 2014 / 7:48 am

    Gorgeous Post! Hope it was a wonderful one and that Christmas and all the rest of them into the New Year are the Very Best!

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  9. Lily Lau December 14, 2014 / 8:45 pm

    Yay for you, I love this post even if we’re in Christmas now! 😀

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  10. Miss Lou December 16, 2014 / 12:03 am

    Beautifully conveyed (first time read) and a timely reminder. Thanks for sharing.

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