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a sure sign

Today had its ups and downs.
Great times and disappointing news.
Having just dropped some things off at the farm, I was about to take off again when I heard something outside that has been missing for some time.
Croaking.
The frogs were croaking again after a very long winter/cold spring.
It was soothing and refreshing; a sure sign of better days to come.
I needed that.
God is good!

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  1. (((Hugs))) friend!! God's little reminders and their timing always have the perfect timing in help revive and touch the soul. At just the right moments. :) Always so beautiful.

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