I Wish You Enough

I want to wish everyone a Happy New Year and this is the perfect message to communicate that fact.

A Daily Thought




Recently I overheard a Father and daughter in their last moments together at the airport. They had announced the departure.

Standing near the security gate, they hugged and the Father said, ‘I love you, and I wish you enough.’

The daughter replied, ‘Dad, our life together has been more than enough. Your love is all I ever needed. I wish you enough, too, Dad.’

They kissed and the daughter left. The Father walked over to the window
where I was seated. Standing there I could see he wanted and needed to
cry. I tried not to intrude on his privacy, but he welcomed me in by
asking, ‘Did you ever say good-bye to someone knowing it would be

‘Yes, I have,’ I replied. ‘Forgive me for asking, but why is this a forever good-bye?’..

‘I am old…

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6 responses to “I Wish You Enough

  1. This is a beautiful thought to begin the new year. Thank you for re-posting this Donna Jean. All the very best in 2014 to you!

    • Thank you Sue for stopping by. I loved the message this sent and I felt I had to share it. Judy, at “A Daily Thought” posts some wonderful stories on her sight, but so far this has been my favorite.

  2. What a likeable post for New Year. Happy 2014 to you Donna Jean! Much health, success and fun! 🙂

    • Hi Raani, it’s nice to see you again. I so agree about this post. It’s too bad that everyone can’t wish everyone else “enough”. It would make a much better world for everyone.

  3. Since my six-artery heart bypass operation in 2007, I feel that I have “enough,” every day. Each day is a gift, and I sometimes wonder if I deserve all I have. I feel like the richest man in the world.

    • Hi k1ypp, Thank you for visiting my blog and especially for leaving a comment. I’m glad you have so much to be thankful for. Modern medicine is something all of us “older” people should be grateful. I know I am.

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