Well noted
Thursday August 07th 2014, 10:01 pm
Filed under: Family,Knitting a Gift,Life

I haven’t really talked about the wedding yet, have I.

I brought my gift of a soft, undyed, near-white silk lace shawl to the dinner the night before the wedding and was glad to see quite a few other people bringing gifts then, too.

Holly, the bride, was so thrilled with it that at the wedding reception the next day she sat down right there and wrote out a heartfelt thank you and commissioned someone to find me and get it to me, since of course everybody constantly wanted her attention and her new husband’s and she was trying to do right by everyone at once. But such a personal gift–she wanted as personal a thank you as she could make it, and right away.

She’s a good one. Our nephew is one very lucky man. She said to me later in the evening as we reconnected in the crowd, “I don’t know you yet but I love you, and thank you.”

Which is exactly how I felt.

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How wonderful that this happened to the both of you!

Does this mean you have started on another project already? hihihi

Comment by Suzanne from Montreal 08.08.14 @ 7:47 am

So perfect.

Comment by RobinM 08.08.14 @ 1:11 pm

Sweet! The bride and the gift.

Comment by twinsetellen 08.08.14 @ 4:32 pm

Beautiful. What a wonderful addition to your family!

Comment by Channon 08.12.14 @ 7:05 pm

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