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ONE YEAR LATER

Updated on February 5, 2015

l´m still here, then.. One Year Later.!

Happy anniversary to me!

Happy anniversary to me !

Happy Anniv......Whoa! Hang on! HAPPY anniversary???

Oh! yes. You´re right. silly me.!!......

One Year Anniversary to me,

One year since l crossed the sea.,


One year since l left home,

One year l´ve been feeling alone.


One year anniversary to me.,

l should be singing with glee,

Only one death in the family,

Should be glad not the usual three.


One year anniversary to me,

l´ve survived what seemed couldn't be.

l´m alive and still walking,

One year anniversary to me,


l miss so much seeing my son,

SO! Think of another mum,

My son´s not in a war zone,

You´re right, l can visit his home.


One year anniversary to me,

l´m going to go across the sea,

spend some time in the sun,

with my friends and my son.


Be grateful for all the positives,

Stop dwelling on the negatives,

(yes , l know there have been many),

but not as bad as they could have been...

HAPPY Anniversary to me!!.



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  • Dim Flaxenwick profile imageAUTHOR

    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    GREAT to see you (well your legs at least) on my page. Never too late to have a wonderful comment.

    Thanks and God Bless

    Dim xx

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    kimberlyslyrics 

    7 years ago

    Dim

    wwwwhhhhhhooooooaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

    Its great to read you like this, you bring such a smile to my face and I too even feel excited, sorry always late in getting here

    up/awesome/beautiful

    lyrics

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    blaise25..... Thank you for always ´being there´.

    God bless

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    Fehl Dungo 

    7 years ago from close to you...

    Happy Anniversary, my friend :) You're always positive no matter what.

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Hi Astra Nomik

    Thank you very much for the compliments.

    God bless

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Thank you acetnna, Being considered an inspiration is a bit of a WOW! Thank you.

    Take care

    Dim x

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    Cathy Nerujen 

    7 years ago from Edge of Reality and Known Space

    Aw, Happy Anniversary, Dim. I love the sentiment and the way the words naturally flow as always. Magic writer. Bless. :)

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    acaetnna 

    7 years ago from Guildford

    You are an inspiration to us all Dim Flaxenwick and I thank you as always for your words of wisdom. Always be grateful for every moment, each second that we are on this planet is an enrichment of our spirit, whether a positive or a negative - we are here to learn! Happy Anniversary to you. God bless you.

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    What a lovely comment. l have wondered where you´ve been. Glad you´re still with us . You light up my life!

    Thank you for all yor comments and it sure is good to hear from you again.

    hugs x

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    saddlerider1 

    7 years ago

    Happy belated anniversary Dim, I have been away from the Hubs for a spell, hiding in my cave. I have resurfaced refreshed and ready to write once more. I can't imagine how you feel about your move from England, it must be so hard being away from you son and friends and other loved ones.

    I know I would feel the same way, but alas, be happy that you have them, can email and webcam and telephone them. Technology certainly makes it so much easier to stay connected with the people in our lives.

    Peace my dear Dim and thank you for your support and kind comments at my Hubs. I did comment back on your comments you left in my Divorce hubs. I know your son struggled in the same way and I first hand know the feeling of hurt, pain and loss of children and the cruelty and ex can bestow upon us. Hugs

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Thank you Maggie-May.

    Let´s hope l can sirvive another year.

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    Nadine M AuCoin 

    7 years ago from the Island of Cape Breton to the Eastern Shores near Halifax, NS

    Happy Anniversary to you Dim Flaxenwick--so inspirational--a wonderful treat to read,

    Well wishes,

    MM

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    thanks so much, . .. Is that a beautiful dolphin l see in your pic?

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    Peg Cole 

    7 years ago from Dallas, Texas

    I sang along with you on the anniversary song. Happy day to you. Loved your poem. Congratulations on your year and nice to find you here among friends. xxoo

  • Dim Flaxenwick profile imageAUTHOR

    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Thank you for such a lovely comment. Take care , yourself with life´s ups and downs. Cheers!

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    Eiddwen 

    7 years ago from Wales

    Happy Anniversary from me also Dim.

    There is always so much to be thankful for isn't there ?? Maybe sometimes they may be a little harder to find but they are there nonetheless.

    'Be grateful for all the positives

    Stop dwelling on the negatives.'

    Great words and my sentiments 100%.

    Needless to say I am pushing all the buttons here.

    Take care my friend.

    Eiddwen.

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Thank you Lucky cats,

    At least l get some good days now. When we first moved l don´t think a had a good hour for a long time, let alone a good DAY ! l think hubpages has been a bit of a lifesaver for me this past year. I am not eggarating.... Thank s for your comments.

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Oh ! Micky Careful what you wish for.... If l had the money to visit friends in Kansas , it would be 1st stop Carolina , please. ´Hubby and l would hunt you out to have that coffe together. You´re a wonderful person. Love you , man. Hope you are taking care of yourself.

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    Kathy 

    7 years ago from The beautiful Napa Valley, California

    Happy Anniversary, Dim! We are celebrating with you, the ups and the downs. Sounds like a huge step you've taken in life....this takes fortitude! Sounds like life, doesn't it. Sweet lyrical poem of a personal nature! thank you!

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    Micky Dee 

    7 years ago

    Oh Dim! I wish we could share some tea and espresso. I wish I could see that "home away from home". God bless you Dim. God bless your family.

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Thank you very much. Pleased to meet you on hubpages

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    Nichol marie 

    7 years ago from The Country-Side

    Very upbeat and wonderful point of view

    Keep Smiling and celebrating DimFlax

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    Dim Flaxenwick 

    7 years ago from Great Britain

    Oh What a Sunnie Day you really are!!

    Thank you so much., for the kind things you say and for that lovely smile.

    God bless you too. x

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    Sunnie Day 

    7 years ago

    Happy Aniversary Dim,

    I love your outlook, even in hard times you try to find the postitve in times of sadness. You are a fighter I can tell and will walk through this time with grace and endurance. God Bless you.

    Sunnie

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