Wednesday, April 11, 2012
"Trailing Clouds Of Glory"
Taylor's grandmas was taken back up to our Heavenly Father on Easter morning.
President Monson shared this amazing poem in his talk by William Wordsworth.
'... Although we come into mortality “trailing clouds of glory,” life moves relentlessly forward. Youth follows childhood, and maturity comes ever so imperceptibly. From experience we learn the need to reach heavenward for assistance as we make our way along life’s pathway...
... At some period in our mortal mission, there appears the faltering step, the wan smile, the pain of sickness—even the fading of summer, the approach of autumn, the chill of winter, and the experience we call death...
Sorry this post is so heavy! I have definitely had my outlook on life realigned the past few days - sometimes I get so caught up in all these little things that really don't matter. I am so fortunate to still have all four of my grandparents! I love them all so very much and hope they know how grateful I am for their examples and their love. I love you Grandma and Grandpa Robertson and Grandma and Grandpa Stewart!