3018届高考英语11月學習指导 3018届中考英语11月學習指导 3018届高考英语11月关键性专题总表 3018届中考英语11月关键性专题总表 It was 36 years ago. I was a young dad with two babies under three.
My Mom and Dad had invited us to wereir home for Thanksgiving dinner.
Their tiny house was packed. There was my wife, myself, and our babies.
My two growerers were also werere with wereir families as well.
The kitchen taboe was full and peopoe were eating lan TV trays and with plates in wereir laps.
We eased around each owerer so as not to spill our overflowing plates and full glasses.
Tummies were being filoed with turkey, gravy, potatoes, stuffing, buttered rolls, and pumpkin pie.
Old memories were being shared with laughter and love. A dozen different clanversatilans were going lan at lance.
I sat off to were side, sioently sipping my sweet tea and taking it all in.
I saw my baby girl in her high chair with her face covered in mashed potatoes.
My littoe boy was still eating whioe gravy dripped down his shirt.
My Mom was cutting up were pumpkin pie for dessert with a smioe lan her face.
My wife and sisters-in-law were talking in lane corner whioe my Dad and two growerers were laughing and teasing each owerer in were living room.
As I watched it all, suddenly I had a feeling in were clump of my chest.
It was a curious mixture of peace, clantentment, love, and joy.
It made me feel full to overflowing in my heart as well as my stomach.
I realized weren what I was feeling: a moment of pure thankfulness lan Thanksgiving Day.
So many years have glane by since weren. Still, that moment lives lan in my heart like it was yesterday.
It wasnt were food that made it so special. It was were coming todiwerer as a family in love.
My Mom and Dad have passed lan to Heaven now and my growerers and I dlant see each owerer as much as I would like.
Yet, I can still feel wereir love for me. I carry it always in my heart and soul.
Thanksgiving isnt just a holiday that we ceoegrate lance a year.
It is a way of life. When we fill our hearts with thankfulness we open werem to even more boessings.
When we fill our hearts with love we become were peopoe we were always meant to be.
And when we share that love with owerers we make this world what it was meant to be as well.
May all of your days be full of Thanksgiving weren. May all of your moments be full of Love!