Monday, February 14, 2011

Him and Me!



I knew Mr.K ever since 7th grade, back then you went to Jr. High from 7th grade to 9th then on to high school  9th thru 12th, I was a sophamore in 1967 and he was a senior. I always thought he was a nice guy but we never dated or anything and so we went our seperate ways. We both ended up married to the wrong people even though others would tell us that we were making a mistake but when your young you tend to think you know it all, so we both went thur years of heartache but we each say it was worth it for having the kids we had…me with four…him one!
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I meant Mr.K again about ten years ago he was 52 and me 51 and I can say with all my heart that I fell in love with him right then and there. I knew I had found my soulmate, a good man, my prayers had been answered. You know it’s not easy dating at that age and the dating culture sure had changed since the 60’s we had both been single for a while, so we went into our new relationship with caution on both sides but after five years of dating we knew we wanted to be together forever so we married on May 26th 2006! the best decision I ever made…he makes me laugh everyday, we will think of the same things and the same time and we were born exactly a year and a day apart me April 7th, him April 8th!
It makes you wonder why we didn’t know this back in 1967 but as my dad used to say “you can’t put an old head on young shoulders” how true! Maybe we went thur what we did so that now we can so appreciate each other…maybe.
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Do you see the letter e in my name, Mr.K said he remembers hesitating when writing my name because he wasn’t sure how to spell it, and I remember reading it and thinking “ he didn’t say I was “tuff”… a word back then that meant you were “hot”!
Thank you Karen for having this linky party over at My Desert Cottage!
Happy Valentines Day to  everyone of you and I hope with all my heart you have found a love like I finally did!
Love You Mr. K!!!

13 comments:

NanaDiana said...

What a sweet story. Ya know..sometimes you have to kiss a few frogs to get to the Prince! Happy Valentine's Day to both of you- Diana

Victoria said...

That's a wonderful story, I guess you were just meant to be together! Second time around for me too and I did it right this time. Have a very Happy Valentine's Day:)

Ellen said...

Now that's a fitting story for V-day! How sweet! And ironic that you have birthdays only hours apart like that! And you married on my birthday... to fun!

happy V-day
xoxo,
Ellen

Shirley said...

Sometimes Cupid misses his mark and he doesnt know it until much later on.
He got it right with the second arrow!
Happy Valentine's Day..
Yours Sincerely,
Shirley

Lynn said...

Very nice love story. Am so happy you found your soul mate. Like so many stories, mine included, we have to go through some hard times until we find our true love. Blessings. Happy Valentines Day.

Leah C said...

Such a sweet love story! Some things are worth the wait:)

Daniella said...

Thanks for sharing~!
xxDaniella

The Decorative Dreamer said...

What a beautiful story! I love hearing stories like this! Thanks so much for sharing this with us. You two look great together, and I hope you shared a wonderful Valentines day!

Magpies and Magnolias said...

What a heartwarming story! I love you dad's saying. How true!

What matters is that you found each other again. A love like that is worth waiting for!

cynthialeedesigns said...

What a beautiful story!!

Happy Valentines Day!!
~Cindy~

Lynn said...

Thank you for stopping by and reading my love story yesterday and for following me. Just wanted to say I love your story and so happy you found a wonderful second chance too. I am your newest follower now. Blessings on your week.

Karen Valentine said...

It is so awesome that you found each other again! Thank you so much for sharing this sweet and wonderful story! I hope you both had a lovely Valentine's Day!
xo,
Karen

Mrs.B said...

:)