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Symbol for Mike...

Posted by
Judy aka L@dybug (Brooksville, FL, United States) on 18 December 2013 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

...and his many years as a Firefighter, that I'm proud to have on our rear window.
Fifty-five years ago today, he asked me to marry him ... and the rest is history! ;D


PS: Surgery went well; patch comes off this morning and maybe I'll be able to read. ;D

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR 1/100 second F/3.2 ISO 100 6 mm

January 1st is around the corner, along with an end to my daily posts, at least for now.
Dementia is so debilitating and Hubby needs more of my time.


* Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me." ... <)))><
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Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Great shot and tribute to a brave bunch of people including Mike. Hopefully you will have clear vision to see him and celebrate this morning Judy

18 Dec 2013 7:50am

@Doug: Thanks, Doug ... clear vision, just a little tender for a couple of days. ;D

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Hope you can read this - Great Strong Image!!

18 Dec 2013 8:00am

@Curly: Yes, reading it clearly ... thanks a lot!

Frances from Massachusetts, United States

Excellent image Judy, and have a great day. Shaun and I are members of Bare Cove Fire Museum, here in Boston.

18 Dec 2013 1:10pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Happy anniversary Judy! Glad to hear your surgery went well! ;-)

18 Dec 2013 2:18pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks, Eric ... but tell me, where did all those years GO??? ;D (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Glad to receive your good news. Take care of yourself "Mom".

18 Dec 2013 5:10pm (Vic. Catalonia): Thanks ... I surely will 'kiddo'. ;D

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Congrats to you both!

18 Dec 2013 5:27pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great symbol !!

18 Dec 2013 5:28pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Happy anniversary of your proposal! Glad surgery went well. Nice RED image

18 Dec 2013 6:09pm

@Ruthiebear: Tthanks, Ruthie ... vision is great!

franz from Baden, Austria

a great day to celebrate the joys and gifts of life! congrats and speedy recovery!
love the symbolic element in this picture !

18 Dec 2013 7:21pm

@franz: Thanks so much, Franz.

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Congratulations Judy - thats quite an "achievement" !!!!!!!! Oh, you will see a difference after the surgery - you will be able to see your husband clearly !!!!!!!!!!
Kindest regards - have a great day - Monika

18 Dec 2013 8:15pm

@Shiva: Thanks, Monika ... yes, the vision is really clear. Eye is a bit tender, though. ;D

Abena from Illinois, United States

I'm glad your surgery went well, I hope you are resting your eyes too! :D the image is lovely and of course such an achievement and something to be very proud of! Congrats to you two!!

18 Dec 2013 9:24pm

@Abena: Thanks, Sweetie ... on all counts!

Barbara from Florida, United States

Congratulations to you and Mike on this 55th Anniversary! Being a firefighter is certainly a service to be proud of. Glad your eye surgery went well.

19 Dec 2013 1:05am

@Barbara: ;D ... amazing how the years add up.
Thanks ... the older we get, the more proud I am of how Mike gave of himself to the service of others.
Eye 'see' U! ;D

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic frame and rich red color! Congratulations on your Anniversary and hope you are feeling better after your surgery! :)

20 Dec 2013 8:09pm

@RBL: Thanks, Ruthie ... 55 yrs since engagement, now we wait for Sept. (God willing) to celebrate 55 yrs married. ;D
Eye is fantastic ... colors are so much better w/the yellow of the cataract removed!!!

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

My father in law was a firefighter as well. They are special people. Congrats on the anniversary.

21 Dec 2013 3:00am

@Sharon Pleasants: Thank you, Sharon ... I'll agree that firefighters are "special people". ;D

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