: Dear In The Pink friends,
: I wanted to share with you why I have not
: been posting lately.
: I have been away from the boards and my
: dolls since my husband suffered a serious
: fall from a ladder last month. I was
: visiting my parents when it happened and I
: had to come back to the country right away.
: I have been taking care of him and the house
: + working on a long term assignment with 1st
: grade (I'm a substitute teacher) -
: compromise that I had since before my
: husband's fall.
: Thanks God he is recovering and will gain
: 100% mobility according to the doctors. He
: is now allowed to walk with a cane in the
: house. His pain is not as strong as it used
: to be.
: Yesterday was the first day in many weeks
: that I had time to "play" with my
: dolls for a little bit and take some quick
: While playing with one of my silkies that I
: bought recently from another collector (she
: told me that was one of Joanne's silkies) I
: remembered how sweet and considerate she
: Joanne always had a way to find out which
: doll/item we were looking for and if it was
: in her reach she will surprise you with such
: a gift. I have so many little gifts sent
: with such a care from Joanne. She was able
: to make a gray rainy day into a Christmas
: She always had sweet words for each and all
: of us.
: She was our angel on Earth. Now she is our
: Angel in Heaven.
: I miss you Joanne. I share so much with you,
: that you left and empty space in my heart
: and I didn't have time to meet you in this
: life. I hope to meet you in the next one.
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