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We got through it with prayer…
by Ed Matlack

Saturday, July 07, 2012
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...keep sending those prayers to God...

...the wild weather of summer is long from over...


 

The power is back,

The A/C on high,

The refrigerator on,

No food in it again yet,

That is all I for now lack…

 

So we all did suffer through it,

We found out who our friends were,

And I do have so many, I thank God for all of them…

 

Now our prayers are focused elsewhere,

For the other worldwide & country wide disasters,

Fires in the west, tornados that are bound to come,

Hurricanes from the south, but nothing for some,

Still prayers are sent out to all with problems everywhere…

 


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Reviewed by Rose Rideout 7/10/2012
My Mom always said you know who your friends are when you need them. I am glad it is over Ed.

Rose
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 7/10/2012
A big AMEN from Canada!!! I'm delighted people stepped up to help out during your crisis, Ed! There are still good souls in this world....

Anna
Reviewed by Paul Berube 7/9/2012
Amen, Ed.
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 7/8/2012
prayers continue

glad there is hope

m
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 7/8/2012
You've had your share. I try to avoid these disasters. That's why I have underground power and flood insurance even though I'm not in a floodplain. You're right. There is much more to come. I think I'll write a story about it–my birthday–12–21–12, when the storm of the century moves up the East Coast and a rogue wave hits New Joysie. Smile.

Ron
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 7/7/2012
You are a concerned citizen and a very kind hearted person. I'm sure good Karma gets put out by you and that's why kindness comes back around to you!

Love ya!

Jane
Reviewed by jude forese 7/7/2012
good news!
Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 7/7/2012
There will always be disasters, when we make it through them we are ever grateful and this gives us the strength to help others.

Bless you Ed there is much power in prayer

Love and Light Lily
Reviewed by Richard King 7/7/2012
Party time, Ed. I don’t do much prayin, but in 2004 we went 27 days without power after three hurricanes hit us over a short period of time, but once the storms passed we found a lot of comrades in our neighbors. That never would have happened without the storms. If you look long enough and hard enough, there is always a silver lining. Dick
Reviewed by Budd Nelson 7/7/2012
Ed,
I am so glad you weathered this and be the cool dude we all know. I am happy you can get back to a semblance of normality.
Budd
Reviewed by Linda Hill 7/7/2012
Ed,
I sent my prayers up every day, I cannot imagine going so long without power. I'm so thankful you have your power back!!!!! Now you can STAY COOL!

Blessings,
+Linda
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 7/7/2012
Happy to hear you got through it okay, Ed. I know it was rough.
Reviewed by Victoria's Poetry & Voices of Muse 7/7/2012
wow, this is dangeous to lose power
in such deep heat zones...glad you all are
safe & sound..sorry about all your food :(

Cool Breezes &...YES YES YES Central Air!
Vickie
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