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From My Hands

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From My Hands

i carved out a heart
from an old red envelope 
be my Valentine


* Because of surgery I couldn't leave the house to buy a Valentine's Card for my husband so I had an old red envelope and cut out a red heart then Wrote, "Happy Valentines Day, Be Mine Darling"

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  1. Date: 2/20/2013 4:12:00 PM

    Had to be a winner....comgrats

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/20/2013 4:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Donna for your congrats. Much appreciated. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 4:47:00 PM

    Congrats, Connie. Great job. Thanks for your comment. Get well soon. xxxRalph

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/20/2013 4:20:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks for your congrats. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 4:08:00 PM

    Congrats on your beautiful win in PD's contest luv. I hope you recovered well from your surgery luv. Hugs and luv, Gail

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 6:29:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Gail for your wish of good health and the congrats. Much appreciated, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 12:46:00 PM

    A lovely senryu for a special man. Thank you for your kind comments on my poems.

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 6:30:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Joann for your lovely comment and for the congrats. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 11:44:00 AM

    So often it's those simple things like this have more meaning than anything!

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 6:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank your Craig for you comment and for stopping by. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 10:52:00 AM

    Many Congratulation Connie love, I am sure it meant more to him than any store bought card xx

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 10:56:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    It did Mandy. I have a wonderful husband. I am blessed. Thanks for the congrats. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/17/2013 4:49:00 AM

    - A cute little Valentines poem, it had to win! - CONGRATULATIONS, CONNIE !! - Have a beautifully Sunday. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 10:52:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Anne for your congrats and for stopping by. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 9:51:00 PM

    Small thing but I'm sure, it's still the biggest, sweetest and loveliest thing to do for a very dear one on special day like this my dear Connie. I hope and pray that you're doing well now. Congratulations my friend for your very sweet write and awesome win! I enjoyed reading your great Valentines poem! love/hugs, Leonora

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 10:59:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you for your beautiful comment and for the congrats. March 4th I should be getting my cervical brace off. I surely can't wait. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 9:00:00 PM

    ARe you ok now??? after that surgery?

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 11:02:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I won't be getting my cervical brace off until March 4th. I surely cannot wait, hating this brace with a passion. With physical therapy, I think it should be fine. I hope. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 8:59:00 PM

    this is just adorable. And I am seeing it won a contest as well. CONGRATS, dear.

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 11:05:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Andrea for your congrats and for stopping by. With imagination there's always away to do most everything. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 6:31:00 PM

    wonderful write Connie....congrats on your win

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/17/2013 11:05:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Joseph thanks for the congrats. Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 4:28:00 PM

    A sweet haiku, Connie! Congrats on your win! Love, Kim

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/16/2013 6:27:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Kim for your congrats and for stopping by. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 4:22:00 PM

    Well done!

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/16/2013 6:28:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Richard for your comment and for stopping by. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/16/2013 3:44:00 PM

    I bet it still worked LOL, you know what I consider the most romantic gift I have ever recieved..a pair of scissors my love at the time new I was sewing and that my hands hurt from over use, so he brought me special scissors. Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 2/16/2013 3:04:00 PM

    Congratulations on a very fine win, Connie! That was a great idea...love will always find a way! : )

  1. Date: 2/16/2013 2:11:00 PM

    Connie, CONGRATULATIONS :-) with your lovely and wonderful poem. always & forever *LINDA

  1. Date: 2/15/2013 5:54:00 PM

    Ahh!! So thoughtful and considerate..No excuse for not doing something is there..I hope that your recovery will be an easy one and that you will very soon be back up going like your usual self..Thanks for stopping by..Sara

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/16/2013 10:52:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you for your lovely comment. With a little imagination anything is possible. A couple more weeks and I get rid of my cervical brace, I can't wait. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/14/2013 5:43:00 PM

    Soooo sweet....

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/15/2013 1:07:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Donna for stopping by and for you comment. Warm Smiles, Connie
  1. Date: 2/14/2013 8:15:00 AM

    I hope you added this sweet Haiku with the red heart because this is such a lovely Valentine write! I loved reading this awesome poem this morning! What a glorious piece, quite the wondrous poem, Great Work!!

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/14/2013 9:22:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Russell for your lovely comment. From my home to yours, "Happy Valentine's Day"
  1. Date: 2/14/2013 7:47:00 AM

    Oh....how sweet! Hope the recovery is quick. I'm sure that your hubby loved it! :) Happy Valentine's day!

    Gildersleeve Avatar Connie Gildersleeve Date: 2/14/2013 9:24:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hopefully I'll have my neck brace off March 4th. Thanks Eileen for stopping by and commenting. happy Valentine's Day. Warm Smiles, Connie
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