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  • Beautiful Questions
    Making a Stranger Feel Welcomed

    I’m not sure I'd want to. (laughing) Well, depends on what kind Of stranger. Let the stranger present himself. Let him talk about himself. Let him be himself. I don’t know what else to... More »

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    I'm Home

    I used to live in a place where I had no one, knew no one, and understood what no one was saying. I missed my home. I missed my family. I had a longing to return home from this foreign place. As I ... More »

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    The Things We Endure

    Gail endures silly love. Marilyn endures love. Deanna endures missing her sister. Darlee endures nothing. Patrick endures disrespect. Fanny endures her kids. Freloe endures BS. Eddy endure... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    Our Greatest Gifts

    Carol--Mae Minnie--the young girls brought her some pants Shanness--a college education Sister--Jesus Alonzo--Life Frelow--life Robert--a bicycle. "It changed my life. I was able to be more... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    The Greatest Gift is Love

    What is the greatest gift to receive? Your mom and dad. They brought you into this world with God's blessing. Life itself! Your children. They live with you. It's a blessing to have the... More »

  • Beautiful Questions
    My Home is Here

    I feel at home here. The aids are good to me. I have friends in here. Somebody gave me that picture with the birds on it. And, I did that puzzle over there – the butterfly one. They make my r... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    That's a Family

    I've got a lot of clothes and shoes. I've got everything. I've gotten a lot of things when little growing up till I got big like I am. I've got brothers and sisters. We all growed up together. ... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    Beginning of my New Life.

    Martha knew her husband since high school, he was three years a head of her. Shortly after high school they became engaged. The original plan was for Martha to attend college, but after she became ... More »

  • Beautiful Questions
    Home

    A home feels like a home when all of our kids are home. Our home smells like food when all the kids are home. We feel safe when the kids are home, knowing that they are all safe. More »

  • Beautiful Questions
    We feel truly at home when...

    Carol-When she is on no more meds! Kat-When she is bored. Allie-Everyday when she is home, she has pop and gets on the phone and has her feet up to the sky. If you have too much pop it start... More »

  • Beautiful Questions
    How do you feel?

    My home is warm, comfortable and loving. No bad energy is allowed in my home. The world is a busy place with many demands. My home is a refuge from the world, a place of rest. I find peace and ... More »

  • Beautiful Questions
    How to welcome someone

    I would give them a drink of course. I would talk to them. I would ask them where they were from and where they were going.I would be nice to them, I would give them anything that they wanted if I ... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    The Greatest Gift I've ever Received

    The question was asked what is the greatest gift you've ever received. The following are the answers that were gave. Rachel Hancock: A diamond ring, and A house My diamond ring was given by my ... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    The Greatest Gift

    ...depends on the day. Sometimes I like one thing and other times I like something different. When I was littler it was a bicycle-you could get on it and go places...yeah, move around. It was th... More »

  • What is the greatest gift you've received?
    Our Greatest Gifts

    Mr. Q: Being baptized and saved by Pastor Lewis because I was running the streets betting on horse races and dog races. Karen: The love of my life, the father of my children, Tommy. Also inte... More »