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The Women of My Life - Las mujeres de mi vida

Rosita Escobar, you are a great woman and the example of my life. Yvonne Bryant, you are the warmest soul on earth. Both Rosy and Yvonne are angels working against the darkness of evil that fights to win every challenge of life.

Rosita my love, you are not only my mother. You are the one person who taught me which words I must choose for my life: greatness, abundance, forgiveness, eternal love. My dearest Yvonne, you have sown the seeds of success in my soul, and have shown me the path to become all that I can be.

In the worst moment of my life, when darkness took it all, when the life of my beautiful and beloved son Carlos was taken away, I was not able to see the light by myself. I was wondering : Why me? Why is my life so tragic? Why am I being put through this unbelievable pain?. The answers to these questions were not easy. They took some time to be clear in my mind. But you two were here with me to help me in this job.

My dearest Yvonne, even when your beloved brother ´s passing was still fresh and hurting in your heart, you were able to come along and cry with me, sharing my grief, but pulling me out of it. No words could ever thank you for this strength.

My sweet mother, even when you were hurting as much or probably more than I when our Carlos passed away, you stood beside me to tell me I need to be strong for my other two children. You taught me to thank the Lord for everything that happened so that He would reveal the good that is to come after this ordeal is over. Not all my life would be enough to thank you for the love you showed towards me, a poor, tormented soul at that time.

Your feminine wisdom, your prayers, your wise and merciful eyes and words, are the spiritual brightness that I need all my life, like the sun needs the flowers to cherish life, like the wind needs the seeds of trees to carry them around to become what they can be, like the fish need their guts to help them get oxygen from the water. You two are, then, the reason why I am and I will be, still alive, well, and ready to do the work that must be done.

EN ESPAÑOL

Rosita Escobar, tu eres una gran mujer y el ejemplo de mi vida. Yvonne Bryant, tu eres el alma más cálida de la tierra. Ambas, Rosy e Yvonne, son ángeles trabajando contra la oscuridad diabólica que trabaja para ganar cada reto de la vida.

Rosita mi amor, tu no eres solamente mi mami. Tú eres la persona que me ha enseñado cuales palabras debo escoger para mi vida: grandeza, abundancia, perdón, amor eterno. Mi queridísima Yvonne, tú has sembrado las semillas del éxito en mi alma, y me has mostrado la senda para llegar a ser todo lo que puedo ser.

En el peor momento de mi vida, cuando la oscuridad lo tomó todo, cuando la vida de mi hermoso y amadísimo hijo Carlos fue tomada, yo no podía ver la luz por mí misma. Me preguntaba: ¿Porqué a mi? ¿Porqué mi vida es tan trágica? ¿Porque se me está hacienda vivir este increíble dolor? Las respuestas a estas preguntas no eran fáciles. Tomó un tiempo para que estuvieran claras en mi mente. Pero ustedes dos estuvieron aquí para ayudarme en la tarea.

Mi queridísima Yvonne, aun cuando el fallecimiento de tu amado hermano estaba fresco y doloroso en tu corazón, tú pudiste venir a mi lado y llorar conmigo, compartiendo mi pena, pero sacándome de ella. No hay palabras que puedan alguna vez agradecerte por esta fortaleza.

Mi dulce mami, aun cuando estabas sintiendo tanto o más dolor que yo cuando nuestro Carlos falleció, estuviste a mi lado para decirme que necesito ser fuerte para mis otros dos hijos. Me enseñaste a agradecer a Dios por todo lo que pasó para que El pudiera revelar lo bueno que está por venir después de que este drama termine. Ni siquiera toda mi vida sería suficiente para agradecerte por el amor que mostraste hacia mí, una pobre y atormentada alma en ese momento.

Su sabiduría femenina, sus oraciones, sus sabias palabras y sus ojos llenos de compasión, son el brillo spiritual que yo necesito toda mi vida, como el sol necesita a las flores para apreciar la vida, como el viento necesita las semillas de los árboles para llevarlas por ahí para que lleguen a ser lo que pueden ser, como los peces necesitan sus agallas para que les ayuden a obtener oxígeno del agua. Ustedes dos son, por tanto, la razón por la que estoy y estaré, aun viva, bien, y lista para hacer el trabajo que necesita ser hecho.

Comments

olutosin's picture

INNER STRENGTH

Dear friend, I can see you are blessed with these two women and more, may God grant you the needed inner strength now and beyond.

Olutosin Oladosu Adebowale
Founder/Project Coordinator
Star of Hope Transformation Centre
512 Road
F Close
Festac Town
Lagos-Nigeria

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Andrea Arzaba's picture

Gracias

Me ha encantado! Muchas gracias por compartir

vida.olive's picture

Hermana

I love you. You are so strong and BEAUTIFUL. Keep Living and WRITING and breathing.

<3 te amo muchisimo

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