Giving Thanks for You

For each new morning with its light,

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For rest and shelter of the night,

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For health and food, for love and friends,

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For everything Thy goodness sends.

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For flowers that bloom about our feet;

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For tender grass, so fresh, so sweet;

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For song of bird,

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and hum of bee;

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For all things fair we hear or see,

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Father in heaven, we thank Thee! ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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I share this poem each Thanksgiving, as a reminder of all that we have to be grateful for. This year, in particular, it feels important to put beauty and hope and kindness among all that we hold dear. I include each of you in my gratitude list, for traveling with me on this journey – and for the friendships I have made along the way. Happy Thanksgiving to all.