Thursday, November 26, 2009

Thanksgiving 2009 . . . The Best Ever!

oh my goodness, oh my goodness oh my goodness!!!

Message left on my instant messenger this morning.

I am on the next flight out!!!

Oh, yes, so much to be thankful for.

Thank you, all of my beloved friends . . . it is because of you that i made it swimmingly through this year of having my son serving in Iraq.






Renee said...

Tears are running and shivers, I didn't expect this.

I am so happy.

Thank you dear God for bringing Ryan home safely, not only to his home country but to his home.

I love you Deborah.

I feel as though Ryan has given us all a gift.

Love Renee xoxo

kj said...

i am so happy for you. that message gave me chills.

happy thanksgiving, deb. what an incredible way to give thanks--your boy on his way to his loving family.


Anne Huskey-Lockard said...

You give him a salute from this Colonels wife when he gets in, then hug and kiss him to pieces!!! I'm almost in tears reading your post; that is truly something to be thankful for!!!
Happy Thanksgiving my dear!!!


Sherry said...

What a perfect day to receive this message Deb...I am so happy for you -- your son is coming home and I know that you will be celebrating with joy all day and until he is in your arms for the biggest hug and biggest kiss. So many blessings on a day of thanks!!!

Ces Adorio said...

My dearest loving sisterfriend Deborah! AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH!!!! This is the best news ever! You deserve every happiness, joy, love and peace this world can offer. I am so happy for you.

Dearest Deborah, thank you for being a part of my life. You are kindness, you are understanding, you are peace and joy. You cause me to smile and my heart to feel warmth. You are a true friend and I love you. Thank you.

Please kiss Alice on her cheek for me and another on SPC Ryan and for your handsome hubby a big hug and tell them it's from Ces!

And for you my dear, my heartfelt thanks and the tightest hug ever!

KeKe said...

Deborah, I am so happy for you!!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Linda@ Lime in the Coconut said...

The best ever indeed! On a wing and a prayer...your boy is coming home to your arms.
And sound.

Who could ever ask for more??

Anonymous said...

There is nothing like your boy coming home from Iraq. Nothing! I have waited to see my son's plane in the sky and I know the joy of this!

I am so very happy for you! Happy Thanksgiving! You ahve me in happy tears.


OmaLindasOldeBaggsandStuftShirts said...

so, so happy for you Deb. Happy for your son to see and hug his sweet Momma too.

Silver said...

Reeeeallllly! Happy Tears. Let's do the happy dance now!

love & hugs,

Anonymous said...

Wonderful news, really really beautiful and wonderful.

Truly a day of thanks.

Hugs to you both :)

Lost Aussie said...

Fab news!!!

LDWatkins said...

So happy for you and your wonderful family! A lovely Thanksgiving gift!

Ces Adorio said...

Is he home? Is he home? I want to know!!! Good morning beautiful!

Renee said...

So exciting.


Anonymous said...

Good for you, dear Deborah, good for you !

Manon said...

I hope you had a great day!! What a lovely picture!! You guys are soooo adorable!!
I am thankful for our friendship Deborah!! It was great to meet you this year an there's no doubt in my mind that we'll get together again this year!!


Warren Baldwin said...

Linked here from Meredith's blog. I thought your comments there were very nice.

Javajune said...

That is wonderful news!!!! I'm so happy for you all. What a Happy Thanksgiving!