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For Him

I don't usually blog on the weekends (a girl's got to take some time off, right?!), but I couldn't let the day end without wishing my man a happy birthday. If I were cool like he is I'd write him an awesome poem to mark the occasion. But as I am not cool like unto him, I'll play to my strengths and make a list.

Why I Love Him

•He's the reason I get up in the morning. (If you knew how much I loathe getting up, you'd understand just what a big deal this is).
•He's the owner of, hands down, the best smile in the world.
•He writes me poems. He's like, really good with words.
•He takes the prettiest pictures in all the land.
•His voice sends shivers down my spine.
•He thinks my blog is cool (along with the reading habit that fuels it all).
•He's SuperDad. He's got the cape and everything.
•He makes me laugh out loud. At least once every single day.
•He dances with me. Down grocery store aisles, past fountains, in other people's kitchens.
•He took my hand that day and didn't let go.

Happy Birthday, babe. I love you. Three gobs at least.

Comments

  1. Aww so sweet! Happy Birthday to your husband. :)

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  2. Aww, I don't think your husband is the only one who has a way with words :-) Your list was touching, I'm wishing for someone who can fulfil at least a few of the items of your lists. Wishing him a very happy birthday and lots of happiness to you both! :-)

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  3. That's so sweet! I love his picutres.

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  4. Happy bday, Mr Angie!... erm... Aaron.








    Angiegirl, you wanna make me cry? *sniff*

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  5. aww. Happy Birthday!

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  6. So cute! Happy Birthday!

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  7. If only I'd known. A belated but still enthusiastic happy birthday to Aaron! A very good man!

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  8. Aw that's so sweet. My fiance and I go dancing at random times in public places like the grocery store too. :)

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  9. Happy Birthday, Aaron!

    Very sweet list.

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  10. Happy birthday to Aaron! He sounds like an amazing guy =) I had to check out some of his photos and the ones I saw were amazing.

    What a great photo of you two, one the last one the light made it look like you were working some magic there, Angie.

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