As Jeremy (3 yr old) and I left the Doctor's office yesterday we were walked to the truck (two blocks) and held hands. Jeremy suddenly dropped to the ground and as I watched him, his little hand firmly planted around a single dandelion tugged and tugged until the stem broke and then his face broke into a giant smile. He looked up at me still smiling and said "mom this flower is for you." I wanted to cry. It was so special. I bent down and kissed him. As we started across the street a woman had been watching from a parked car. She too smiled and waved. Not only did Jeremy touch my heart, but perhaps that woman's as well.

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snowf...
Nov. 30, 2006 at 10:02 AM Those moments are the absolute moments for a mom in the whole world!  Now, not only has Jeremy touched your heart, and the woman who witnessed this touching moments heart, but all of ours as well.  It sounds like you have a beautiful little boy!

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marshcat
Nov. 30, 2006 at 10:24 AM That's so sweet! My 13 year old son still does stuff like that for me. It makes me elated to think even though he is now a teen, that he still thinks I am the best.

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willow
Apr. 11, 2007 at 10:23 AM A sweet moment to treasure...for sure!!

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