Tuesday's Treasures ~ Stopped to say hello

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On Monday the day after Easter Austin experienced another beautiful day only instead of being in the 80's it was in the 60's....with the sun shinning it didn't matter!

Son John took Handsome Hudson and Beautiful Beckett on a field trip later in the afternoon from home school. They stopped and picked out a cactus with bright yellow blooms and drove to the Austin Memorial Park Cemetery where Paw Paw rests now. The sun was out, there was a nice breeze. A beautiful day to stop and say hello!

"What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others."  Pericles

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Kat Palmiotti
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Aww, what a beautiful photo. It sounds like the plant was a perfect match for the day.

Apr 14, 2020 05:37 AM #2
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Michael Jacobs
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Hello Dorie - a nice photo of your two grandchildren which adds to the book of memories.  

Apr 14, 2020 05:55 AM #3
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Brian England
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That is a wonderful field trip to make and I am glad that they sent you a picture of their journey.  It looks like they are doing well.

Apr 14, 2020 06:34 AM #4
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Wayne Martin
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Good morning Dorie. A wonderful field trip to make the weave tighter. Enjoy your day!

Apr 14, 2020 06:40 AM #5
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Ron and Alexandra Seigel
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Dorie,

What a lovely photo of your two of you grandkids.  And what a lovely gift to make in remembrance of Paw Paw..  A

Apr 14, 2020 07:03 AM #6
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Roy Kelley
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Great picture and a wonderful quote selection.

Have a great day!

Apr 14, 2020 07:17 AM #7
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Roy Kelley
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I shared this quote on Facebook.

"What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others."  Pericles

Apr 14, 2020 07:19 AM #8
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Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
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I really enjoyed your quote this morning. It was a tribute to Geno and to your family's love...

Keep it a happy Tuesday Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR 

Apr 14, 2020 08:09 AM #9
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Nick Vandekar, 610-203-4543
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What a nice thought and a good thing to do to teach the grandchildren to respect and honor those who are no longer with us physically. 

Apr 14, 2020 08:14 AM #10
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Sharon Lee
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What a beautiful quote. A special field trip for all.

Apr 14, 2020 09:53 AM #11
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Lottie Kendall
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Those faces! Precious! Nice field trip and a great quote to remember.

Apr 14, 2020 09:59 AM #12
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Grant Schneider
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Good afternoon Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR - how true that quote is.  Geno lives on in their hearts.

Apr 14, 2020 11:43 AM #13
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Kathy Streib
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Hi Dorie- I love this post and seeing the pics of BB and HH. John is a great dad!

Apr 14, 2020 12:09 PM #14
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Dorie that was a very thoughtful thing for John to do, and keeping Geno's memories fresh in Beckett's and Hudson's minds.

Apr 14, 2020 12:57 PM #15
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John Dunham
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We miss you PawPaw and love you each day!

Apr 14, 2020 01:35 PM #16
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Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
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"What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others."  What a great quote that is!

Apr 14, 2020 05:21 PM #17
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James Dray
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Morning Dorie.

What a great quote, it looks like BB was tired.  I suspect it was a long day

Apr 15, 2020 12:20 AM #18
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Vickilee Kucera

Beautiful Dorie. How thoughtful of John and the kids. I am thinking of you every day. When this charade ends we must make a plan to get together. Love. Vicki

Apr 16, 2020 09:47 AM #19
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Jeff Dowler, CRS
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Hi Dorie:

What a thoughtful, and important, thing to do with the grandkids. I wonder what they were thinking, or asking about?

Jeff

Apr 19, 2020 03:58 PM #20
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Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
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I love going to the cemetary to talk to my mother.  I always feel like she is there for me - I am sure that your husband knew that his grandchildren were there! 

Apr 21, 2020 06:36 AM #21
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