Second Thoughts of Home
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As she sits down in front of the screen after serving him yet another cup of morning coffee and watching him out on the deck, she can not help to think about the past few years. Downsizing twice and already experiencing him in the hospital once this year. He wants to go back home lately and she has Second Thoughts.
What exactly is home anyway? The old saying is “Home is Where the Heart is”
To him home seems to be a house sitting on seven acres away from as many people as possible. Although very quiet and beautiful, it is a great distance from town, hospitals, and society. He probably lives with Second Thoughts each day of even moving in the first place. He’s plan has always been to be there to death do us part.
To her home has always been a safe place for her husband and children to come back to after facing the world outside. A place to welcome friends and family and let them leave with a smile. She has always submitted to his decisions and stuck by his side even if a mistake was made. In the bible that is considered ” Love” 1 Corinthians 13.
This time though her Second Thoughts float around like a War in Her Mind. She never wants to see death do us part come, who would but if God makes that choice; Second Thoughts cause her to think about being away from society and who would Remember she is away?