Time

photoA definition of time, the continuum of experience in which events pass from future through the present to the past.

As the new year begins, it has us reflect on the one in our rearview mirror. For me 2013 was a whirlwind of life changing events, from the wonderful to the impossibly sad. Losing someone we love, always makes us wish we had more time, be sure to let people in your life know how you feel.
Time is such a powerful gift to give and having a home to share with your family and friends is truly a pleasure. I love my home, it’s vintage, unique and it gives me a special feeling of belonging. It’s a reflection of me, not terribly showy, but a comfortable place. A front porch to sit, while you listen and watch the world go by Chappell Hill style. It’s relaxing indeed and does make me think of all the fun times my home has seen in the past thirty years. That’s right, this past New Year’s Eve was my anniversary moving to Chappell Hill. My first residence was a mobile home leased from the one and only Victor Bilski and then I moved around the corner to the house owned by the Catholic Church. My landlord was Father John, he was a great guy and told myself & my roommate that, we didn’t have to be hermits, that we could have parties, if only he knew…
Time, it just ticks.
Since my parents have moved closer to me in the past year or so, I’m sure enjoying spending time with them. They are a very funny, goofy, kindhearted, interesting pair of folks that keep me entertained and vice versa. I wouldn’t trade these times with them for anything in the whole wide world.
So, take time to reflect and make time to spend time with family and friends. Invite a group over to enjoy everything you love about your home. For time is irreplaceable, we can’t get it back once it is gone.

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