Y’all, a friend of mine turns 50 today and I love what she wrote about it. Enjoy!
Today is my 50th birthday. Now for those of you (especially some of my coworkers who thought I was in my 30s (bless you), this age of mine will come as a shock! Yes, it’s true. I am officially 50 today. The BIG Five-oh! Wow! How did I get here?
I’ve not been looking forward to this birthday really, and I have been telling myself, it’s just a number, it’s just a number. And indeed, it is justa number, but it’s a pretty significant number. For me, it’s more than a milestone – it’s a victory lap. I’m here. I’ve made it this far. And, God willing, I’ll live to be a nice, ripe old age. I owe that to three important people in my life that weren’t as lucky — my Dad, my Mom, and my Brother — who each died in their early…
View original post 355 more words