“Train up a child in the way he should go: even when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Proverbs 22:6
This Scripture applies to more than spiritual guidance. Now a successful nurse practitioner, Karoline began sewing here at our home when she was 7 and has never stopped. She was one of my daughter’s dearest friends from toddler days. Karoline went to church with us and joined us for family vacations. She was like one of the family.
After she graduated from high school, I didn’t see Karoline for many years. Recently, she moved back to the area with Benji, her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, and Mr. Whiskers, an orange marmalade cat. Yesterday, we had a joyous reunion and a fabulous day sewing on a special project for Benji.
Now can’t help strolling down memory lane, recalling Karoline’s enthusiasm and projects she had through the years. And the fun. She was a really fun child to be around. Continue reading