my bearded valentine

Sometimes, between the bathing and reading and playing and soothing we forget to make eye contact.  
We move like a well oiled machine most days.
Like the wheels on a train.
we’re connected;
in unison;
with the same destination;
yet parallel.
But sometimes, like when we’re dancing in the kitchen or sharing a joke, you catch my eye and 
my heart skips a beat.
You still make me weak in the knees.
Today I am remembering the crazy cute couple behind the crazy cute kids
and the small empire my bearded Valentine and I have built with 
old fashioned
Just as is engraved on the wedding bands we never wear:
:: the spirit in me honours the spirit in you ::
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  1. Posted February 14, 2011 at 8:45 am by Desiree Fawn | Permalink

    Oh gosh, you guys are TOO CUTE :)
    Happy Valentine's Day!!!

  2. Posted February 14, 2011 at 8:46 am by Desiree Fawn | Permalink

    Also, namaste <3

  3. Posted February 14, 2011 at 9:24 am by Julia | Permalink

    I love this more than words. You write beautifully.

    I have a bearded Valentine too.

    Happy Valentines Day Erin.


  4. Posted March 5, 2011 at 5:24 pm by kate | Permalink

    Oh my goodness, love this post! Perfect expression of the love that we feel even when we move day to day as a well oiled train. Love that! Cute blog, thanks for the inspiration!

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