None of us know how long we will have each other. Today I attended the memorial service of our 54 year old neighbor. Just a couple of years ago, he was a good-looking strong guy who lived life to the full. Then he was diagnosed with lung cancer. He fought hard to conquer his cancer but it got him in the end. He leaves a grieving family.
Jai Pausch, wife of best-selling author and lecturer, Randy Pausch,is coping with the loss of this amazing man who died of pancreatic cancer. She tells “People Magazine”, “I think of what we could have had and wish it would have been.” Randy, at 47, left behind three small children.
Look at your partner today and know that you have this minute, this day, to love each other. Don’t let less important things keep you from showing that love.