Junie's Place: Our Anniversary

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Our Anniversary

Our Anniversary is on the 27th. We are going to St. Augustine tomorrow for a couple of days. We love to visit this old Florida city and it's not that much traveling time so we will have plenty of sight seeing time!

We're both looking forward to the time together in a more relaxed setting than this little farm offers us!

( 1978 ~ Miami, Fl )

I 'antiqued' this photo for this posting! LOL- I thought that appropriate! A couple celebrating a 48th. wedding anniversary must surely qualify as 'antiques!' :)

This is a poem I wrote for Charles on a past anniversary. I have posted it before but it's for my husband (for the both of us) so I'm posting it once more.


My Love

These years we’ve been together,
down this road of life…

through calm or stormy weather…
through the pain and strife…

through the happiest of seasons that, so,
out weigh the rest…

sharing what we’ve treasured…
time has been our test!

Both learning, as time passes,
the craft of compromise…

how, overtime, things change a bit,
may take us by surprise.

Sometimes change feels threatening,
seems like the winter’s wind

that howls in it’s persistence,
impatient to come in.

Changes are just ripples,
can’t touch us - you must know-

or break the bond created,
all those years ago.

June Kellum

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At 4:02 PM , Blogger PEA said...

A beautiful poem for a beautiful couple! Have a wonderful trip and be sure to take lots of pictures:-) Happy Anniversary to both of you! xoxo

At 5:11 PM , Blogger JunieRose2005 said...

Thanks dear Pea!

LOL- You KNOW I will take lots of pictures! Only problem with a trip for just 2 ppl...we don't get pictures of the 2 of us together!! :(

Take care and I shall return soon!


At 7:39 PM , Blogger Donna said...

Precious poem Junie! Hope you two have a Happy Aniversary! I like the septia look!! And your new header! Neat Photo!!hughugs

At 12:30 AM , Anonymous momma said...

Have a great trip and enjoy your anniversary together. The photos are a great job.

At 7:45 AM , Blogger Cliff said...

Hope the trip will be a good one. Marilyn and I were in St A a couple of years ago for one night. Neat place. We enjoyed touring the fort and I remember having a great fish dinner somewhere in town. I do remember the place sold Dat'l sauce. Good stuff.

At 12:17 PM , Blogger Susie said...

Lovely poem Junie and have a wonderful anniversary trip. You two are so blessed to have spent 48 years together!
Happy Anniversary!

At 11:27 PM , Blogger mreddie said...

Happy Anniversary! We will have our 46th in June. Hope you guys have a great trip. ec

At 12:13 AM , Blogger Rachel said...

What a nice poem Junie! Love the photo too. I hope your trip is wonderful! Happy anniversary!!!

At 4:00 AM , Blogger Richie's 2ts Inspires said...

That's a wonderful poem.

Have a fantastic time together.


At 7:48 PM , Blogger Fred said...

Happy Anniversary, Junie. You picked a wonderful city to visit on the special occasion. Here's wishing you many, many more.

At 10:37 PM , Blogger JunieRose2005 said...

Thanks-ALL of you for your good wishes for us! We had a great time- will be writing about it-and sharing some pics!

Thanks too for reading my poems!

I will be visiting you all as soon as I can get caught up!



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