Together Again: Widower Who Sat by Wife’s Grave for 20 Years Has Now Died

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Julita Abalsamo had been married 55 years when she died in 1993 of complications following heart surgery.And for twelve years following her death, her devoted husband Rocky sat beside her grave in Boston's St. Joseph Cemetery every day.   Most days, he was there when it opened--and he stayed until the gates were closed at night.  He didn't eat or drink during his vigil--mostly, he said, out of respect, but also to be certain he didn't need the bathroom.  On special occasions, he would toast h … [Read more...]

You Were a Pea, Then a Lemon….

Boba ad

Boba, a manufacturer of baby slings, has released a new ad for 2014 titled "You Made Me a Mother."And my gosh, they've done it:  They've captured the joy and the fear, the exhilaration and the fatigue, the deep, abiding satisfaction in parenting someone you love more than they can imagine, someone you helped God to create.Warning:  Have plenty of Kleenex at hand when you watch this! … [Read more...]

A Proposal With Pixie Dust

Peter Pan proposes to Wendy

When you're in love, your heart takes flight....  It's almost as though you were touched by.... well, by pixie dust!This has to be one of the most romantic marriage proposals ever.  During a live presentation of the stage play Peter Pan at Glasgow's SSE Hydro arena, Peter Pan is supposed to ask Wendy for a kiss.  Instead, as 12,000 playgoers watch, he asks for her hand in marriage.Just watch Wendy's shocked and tearful reaction!Best wishes, Peter and Wendy!  May God bless you with man … [Read more...]