Tuesday, September 27, 2011

12th Grader



From Finding Nemo:

Marlin: How do you know if they're ready?
Crush: Well, you never really know, but when they know, you know, y'know?

*With thanks to Steph(anie) at Unsweet Mama, who quoted this apt bit of movie dialogue on her blog yesterday, prompting me to realize my girl is ready. 

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14 comments:

  1. mark, awww...

    dottie kee bones, how thrilled am i to see you here! i visit you often, actually, but have been a lurker. i shall have to now delurk! thank you for the kind word about my girl.

    Towanda, she is, by that i mean, her heart is lovely. thank you too.

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  2. ahhh i love that quote. it's funny how supposed kids movies have some of the the best one-liners, in their own innocent way.

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  3. I almost never say or feel this about anything other than babies or animals, but awwwww!!!

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  4. She's fabulous! (As is your son!)
    Love you!!!!

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  5. Here is my favorite from the great bull rider Ty Murray..."You are never completely ready...sometimes it is just your turn.

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  6. And there is the future and there is the beauty and within her and around her is the light.

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  7. Candice, kids movies are deep. especially nemo.

    Maggie May, thank you!

    Gabriele, thank you, too!

    Not City Gal, what a fabulous quote. I just made it my Facebook status!

    Ms. Moon, such a lovely sentiment. it touches my heart.

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  8. Daughters are usually ready well before mothers are, in my experience.
    Best wishes to her for the year ahead. (and you of course)
    Isabel x

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  9. She has such soul in her eyes -- such a wise, old soul, I think. Yes, ready.

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  10. She is, dear heart. The hard part is, are we ever ready?

    Big hugs, my friend.

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