From Tracie: These Are The Hands

Saturday, June 05, 2010

These Are The Hands

  • These are the hands that work hard every day.
  • These are the hands that pick up Katarina and spin her around until she giggles.
  • These are the hands that help me do laundry. 
  • These are the hands that draw silly pictures and sign sweet cards for no reason at all.
  • These are the hands that get bugs...so I don't have to.
  • These are the hands that can turn into puppets with no warning.
  • These are the hands that make music that is beautiful.
  • These are the hands that I love....they are my husband's.

26 comments:

  1. We take our hands for granted and the do so much for us! Those hands also type this blog. Mine are eating cherries.

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  2. my hands are telling me they need a manicure :(

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  3. Oh my word... that is precious!

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  4. Oh what a lovely post! You see so many posts about the hands of children but this is a nice way to pay tribute to your husband, I really like it.

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  5. That is beautiful! I especially love how they are the hands that can turn into puppets with no warning. To see dad's with their kids is such a precious thing.

    Happy SITS Saturday!

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  6. Awww. That was really sweet.

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  7. What a sweet post! I love it!

    Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest!

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  8. Those are some hard-working hands! I gotta get me a pair of man hands that will do that kind of work. Maybe I can get a pair at Home Depot :)

    Thanks for stopping by my blog and happy Saturday Sharefest!

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  9. Beautiful - would make a wonderful Fathers Day gift.

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  10. What a fantastic and creative post. I love it!

    -Aimee

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  11. Unique post about your husband--very clever. I like it! My husband has very busy hands too!

    Happy SITS Saturday sharefest!

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  12. Hi Tracie,
    This is the sweetest post. Just precious.

    hugs
    Sissie

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  13. This is so sweet, I love it. Thanks for stopping by my blog and commenting. Yep, it's a lot of following to do.
    BTW... Happy SITS Saturday Sharefest, too.

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  14. I loved that. I thought you were talking about your hands until the very end. What a sweet tribute to your husband!

    Thanks for stopping by. It's nice to meet you!

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  15. what a beautiful post! you should have saved this for father's day!

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  16. What a sweet post :)

    (I think you should turn this into a framed piece of art)

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  17. Love it.
    Love the photo.
    Love the comments.
    Love the post.
    There's just something about hands, they're so beautifully symbolic.

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  18. That is so nice! I had not expected the last line! Thanks for reminding us of the power of our hands and helping hands.

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  19. Awesome. Makes me think of that song, "Daddy's Hands". :-)

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  20. I love this! What a wonderful, and loving, tribute!

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