Sunday, May 6, 2012

Happy Anniversary


April 26th, was
our 9 year Wedding Anniversary.







Although I spent all day with James
it was not particularly romantic.


I was undergoing a catheter ablation for
a pesky irregular heartbeat condition I have 
had the fortune of developing....not!

We exchanged cards 3 days later, as
 I came out of the fog.


We didn't exchange gifts, although, we never have.

And this is why....

On a daily basis we give each other the 
gift of EACH OTHER.


The gift of unconditional love.
The gift of unwavering support.
The gift of humor.
The gift of compassion and empathy.
The priceless gift of loyalty and friendship.

My husband took a chance on me over 9 years ago.
He never batted an eyelash when I told 
him about my brain tumor and ever since has been
in my corner for each and every triumph and challenge.


I admire and love him so much. 



I am profoundly lucky and so proud to be his wife!







16 Comments:

Lark (SparkyLarky)@ Lark's Country Heart said...

YOU both "fit" each other so well!!

Beth said...

Hi Trish, Happy anniversary! I am sorry for your health concerns but so glad for medical technology and good drs. and nurses who help us live longer and better lives. I also firmly believe in the power of prayer. May God richly bless you, James, and Sophie!
Beth

Dorothy @ Crazy for Crust said...

Aw, happy anniversary. This post made me get a little choked up. What a lovely couple you are (and you're a hottie, btw). :)

FABBY'S LIVING said...

Happy Anniversary dear Trish! I'm so glad for you both, that you're looking and feeling great. May God bless your marriage for ever and may you both have, many, many years of a wonderful and healthy life together. Lots of blessings.
FABBY

kitty said...

Aww, Trish, I have tears in my eyes after reading this sweet post!! You're both so very lucky and blessed to have each other. Happy Anniversary to you both! xoxox

MyCakeSchool.com said...

Happy,Happy Anniversary! What a beautiful thing to have found your soul mate!! I love the pictures! xoxo

Lavender Cottage said...

Hello Trish
Well, look at you two smooching and hamming it up for the camera. A very happy anniversary my friend and wishes for many more.
You must wonder if you're being tested at times to see how much you can endure. I know you have a positive attitude and the support of a great husband and sweet daughter so you will face these challenges together.
See you for tea on Tuesday.
Hugs,
Judith

Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

Oh Trish!

Happy Anniversary!!!!

I hope you both are blessed with many more to come, sweet lady.

What a beautiful couple.

It brings such a smile seeing that last pic, so full of JOY.

Blessings of good health be yours!

Barbara F. said...

I thought of you today, and realized you had not posted for a while. I hope all went well and you are feeling wonderful. Happy Anniversary! xo

Yael said...

Sending you best wishes for a happy anniversary and good health. My husband also recently went through a catheter ablation , so I know how debilitating it can be. Hope you are feeling well and getting back to some routine.

Lisa said...

Happy anniversary, and many more.
Lisa

Sue said...

SO sweet:) Looks like you're feeling better in that last photo! :) Happy Anniversary to both of you!

openconceptkitchen said...

Happy Anniversary to a beautiful couple who have been blessed to have found one another and the secret to a wonderful marriage.
May you be blessed with many, many, more anniversary and I look forward to a picture on your 25th where you both look so happy and wonderfully in love as you are now.
Much Love and Best Wishes & Laugher Always ~ Paula

Beth Jackson Klosterboer said...

Happy Anniversary to your and your hubby. When a loved one is there for your during the hard times, you are really aware of how much they care. I'm glad you have someone to hold your hand through all of the health problems.

Beth @ Hungry Happenings

Karyn - Pint Sized Baker said...

What a touching post. Happy Anniversary! So glad to hear that you are feeling better.

Angela McRae said...

Oh, that last photo made me smile! So glad your husband "took a chance" on you, and no doubt he feels that way as well. Glad you are feeling better!