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Blog Posted:12/31/2008 5:51:00 AM
<P><IMG id=dlstImages_ctl02_Image1 style="BORDER-TOP-WIDTH: 0px; BORDER-LEFT-WIDTH: 0px; BORDER-BOTTOM-WIDTH: 0px; WIDTH: 252px; HEIGHT: 321px; BORDER-RIGHT-WIDTH: 0px" src="/bio_images/MargaretOkubo3150/ps_bri.jpg"></P> <P>&nbsp;</P> <P>Well good morning to you too Brianna.(I am talking to my grandaughter)</P> <P>She&nbsp;is two years old&nbsp; and woke up in a bad mood this morning.</P> <P>You see mommy has already left for work while Brianna was enjoynmg her beauty sleep.</P> <P>Each morning when she awakes she yells. "MOMMY COME GET ME!!!"&nbsp; This morning I inform her that her beloved mommy has already left for work.</P> <P>Well, the scathing&nbsp;look she gave me could have dissolved even a fish into tears(or whatever else).</P> <P>She then goes to the TV room to make a final search, but mommy isn't there.</P> <P>So with a&nbsp;expression of absolute humilty&nbsp; on her face she returns to me and puts her arms around me.</P> <P>I guess any port in a storm. She is now sitting on my lap while I blog. For the moment I am her best friend ..until mommy returns.</P> <P>&nbsp;</P>
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  1. Date: 1/1/2009 10:20:00 AM
    Beautiful Meg, there is no place on earth nicer than grandma's loving arms. God bless. Have a wonderful year. Vince

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 12:50:00 PM
    WHY won't my kids give me a grandchild????? Can I borrow yours? LOL. She is too precious and you are blessed. Have a wonderful New Year watching her learn and grow. (Sigh) Danielle

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 9:51:00 AM
    Awh what a heartwarming story Margaret - I hope the new year brings you and those you love many blessings, God Bless you Margaret, MJ

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 9:36:00 AM
    What a sweet picture! What a lucky Grandma! And yes....sometimes (especially when they get a boo-boo) All they want is MOMMY!! Ours are the same way...Happy New Year Margaret! Best wishes in the New Year!!~ Love, Carrie

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 8:44:00 AM
    Aww, poor sweet child. I think she is getting much love from her Grandmother to help make up for her mom not being able to be there. Happy, healthy new year to you and yours. Love, Shar

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 7:21:00 AM
    She is too cute and boy can I relate to this from all my nices and nephews and my kids too. Sometimes you have to take what you can get from them, but they make it worth it. Michael

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 6:17:00 AM
    Awww, so sweet. :) my kiddos are all mama's kid's, so I know how this goes - poor daddy! Enjoy every moment, love, Kristin

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 6:04:00 AM
    How sweet....Good morning to you dear Briana, take care of grand ma :) Don't worry Margaret, to us, you shall remain young at heart :p...hehe..Happy New good care Margaret...Sara...

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  1. Date: 12/31/2008 6:02:00 AM
    This is just precious. My daughter is sixteen months old, and her name is Brianna. She sits in my lap continuously, even when I am typing. She is mommies girl and wants to always be right where I am. I am sure you enjoy being the port in the storm. Much love and hugs to you both. Christie

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My Past Blog Posts

Date Posted: 2/6/2009 6:31:00 AM
THE LOVE BUG(my grandaughter Brianna and Doggy)
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ON THE WINGS OF TIME( Inspiration & Personal Growth) 2008.
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