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Left message for Mom in sand

by jl333 on February 24, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

I hope she sees it. Went hiking this morning, and found a semi wet patch of sand. Took my hiking sticks/poles and carved out a message for my Mom in heaven. Did the same for my Dad. Hope he sees it too.


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