Friday, June 11, 2010

I Wish I Were There


Happy Birthday Bill.

This is my brother Bill, with his baby, Marissa.

I am the oldest sib, and yesterday we celebrated Hans' birthday... the youngest sib. Bill(y) was my first brother, my baby brother. I love seeing my funny, sweet, athletic, magician brother with his babies. I love his family, his taqueria, their pretty home. I love seeing his name appear on my caller id, and I love eating bean burritos, and apple pie in his honor.

I would say more, but the sentimentality gets me emotional, and I start to miss him more than I can bear, and then I wonder why we don't live there, near them.

sigh

Bill, I love you.

2 comments:

  1. What an adorable picture...lots of personality! Happy Birthday! I understand-my brother is 11 1/2 years younger than me, has a new baby girl, and I love him like he was my own child. He makes me laugh so hard I get a headache afterward, but it's absolutely worth it!

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  2. For me it's my sister, my wonderful and beloved baby sister who lives on the other side of the continent. She comes to visit me for a week every summer and it's the best week of the year. What a gift it is to love them, and how hard it is to miss them.

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