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The Unexpected

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The Unexpected

The Unexpected There are things that we all go through in our lives. Sometimes our lives are good and everything seems to go right for us and that makes us happy, but things don't always stay that way. There are times when we plan for things that we want to do with our famlies, or by ourselves. It is ironic, but somewhere along the line - God has other plans for us. That is when the unexpected happens. In the middle of may I had planned to go on a two week vacation with my family. Six days before, the unexpected happened. I got very sick, with lots of pains in my stomach. I had to go to the hospital , had a major surgery and had to stay there, ten days. I thought I was going to die, but I didn't - I was sent home, one week later I had to go back to the hospital. Then I came back home and I am still under home care. A nurse comes to see me at home. I am getting a little better and that's why I'm writing today. One day soon I will be alright. In God I trust. I also know that God has His reasons for changing our plans. We should never question God - He knows what He does and why He does it....
06/16/2013 Written by Lucilla M. Carrillo

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  1. Date: 6/22/2013 4:22:00 PM

    Sometimes life chooses us. There is so much more to do. We wait in anticipation to hear more from you. Look to the good.

  1. Date: 6/19/2013 7:09:00 AM

    WELCOME BACK TO LIFE my dear! Certainly HE KNOWS better! We always have to follow the traced way and not to deviate! GOD bless you! Happy to see you back for you were missed!

  1. Date: 6/18/2013 4:59:00 PM

    Pleased to see you're feeling a little better Lucy, and you're able to write again. I'm sure more holidays are planned for you by Him up there. Know I am thinking of you my dear friend. Take care, Richard

    Seal Avatar Richard D Seal Date: 6/18/2013 5:01:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    By the way, I shall return to read your other write another day. I don't want to spoil you with too many comments at once ha ha :)
  1. Date: 6/18/2013 8:15:00 AM

    Hope you will feel better as before with the blessing of God, because you believe, that's why. I have read your nice poem today. You have rightly said that when we have one plan God has another for his reason, we should not question. Lovely done with wonderful words. Thanks....,loved always, bl

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 2:11:00 PM

    I believe you'll be healthy like before. Have faith and follow the doctor's orders. Be careful with your nutrition. I wish the best. Many embraces and care. xxx G.

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 12:27:00 PM

    hi Lucilla nice to see you on the soup tonight hope you are well on the road to redovery my friend, all the best Poetowen

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 10:48:00 AM

    Hello Lucy, i agree we should never question God. a good message to read, hope your enjoyed your weekend. take care <3 <3 luv* ~ SKAT ~

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 9:43:00 AM

    Hi, my dearest friend, Lucy! Big big hugs to you! I miss you. I'm so sorry, I've only stopped by here now. Im also sorry to hear about the unexpected sad things happened to you as you've mentioned in your amazing write. I'm sending you right now my love & prayers for your fast recovery. This poem is a very beautiful & uplifting one. I love how you ended it. Thanks a lot for sharing & your kind visit on my poem. Get well soon my very dear friend! Hugs! love much, Leonora

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 8:07:00 AM

    Welcome back Lucilla...and speedy recovery....God bless.

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 3:59:00 AM

    - Glad to see you've posted a new poem Lucilla. - "Life's Journey" can change from one day to the next day - we must learn to appreciate each day as a beautiful gift - No one knows what tomorrow will bring. - A clever poem with a clear voice, Lucilla my dear friend. - All the best to you. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 6/16/2013 11:06:00 PM

    Indeed, so well said. Here's to tomorrow!

  1. Date: 6/16/2013 8:29:00 PM

    You were saved because God wanted you to be, and He has His reasons, never forget that no matter what you go through...I've been through a lot in my life but I have finally got to a place (only through his grace) where I am enjoying life again, with Him in it! I know you will get better and that your purpose will be revealed! I have been shown my purpose...to have my family and to share my poetry to everyone I can! I believe that is my purpose! You have delighted me with this poem, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 6/16/2013 4:37:00 PM

    Hi Lucilla, God does have reasons to change our plans indeed. Your life had to be saved luv. I'm so glad that you are recovering from your surgery. Don't worry, you'll be good as new in no time. I'll keep you in my prayers. Love, Gail