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Old 11-19-2007, 01:11 PM   #21
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Congratulations, that's a big one. Hope the dinner was fantastic

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Old 11-19-2007, 03:03 PM   #22
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Cogratulations. My folks will be celebrating their 50th aniversary in a couple of month. I wish they were that easy to pleased.

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Old 11-19-2007, 03:12 PM   #23
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Congrats Licia, to you and your husband of 50 years!!!
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Old 11-19-2007, 03:19 PM   #24
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Many, many more Happy and Healthy times together. We had our 60th this past June...and we also, had a small family dinner....the picture here was taken that evening.
Enjoy each other and your family!!!!
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Old 11-19-2007, 03:33 PM   #25
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Wow Licia, that is wonderful! What an accomplishment! Even if you are both the most wonderful people on earth (which I'm sure you are), a 50 year marriage represents a lot of love, commitment, hard work and tolerance. Few people manage this so you both should be very proud of this milestone. And thanks so much for sharing this - it made me smile all over!!!!
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Old 11-19-2007, 05:25 PM   #26
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Thanks to you all. I suppose we are as surprised as anyone that we made it. I remember my mil telling me she planted a tree when she was first married and never thought she would see it mature, which she did. I think we are a bit like that. There are 12 of us now - 2 children, both married, 5 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. Like many, we've had our ups and downs, but there has been more good than not, and we are truly thankful.

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