Life is full of surprises.
Some of them good.
Like having two of your kids surprise you with a visit.
Filling the house with laughter and conversation and fun.
And surprise birthday parties for sweet friends at church.
Singing. Hugging. Crying.
Praying for healing.
Such sweet times.
Other surprises are not so fun.
Like waking up on Sunday morning – after 3 inches of rain overnight – to a flooded basement and realizing that all the dirt work and the new gutters didn’t work.
Then getting more rain and more flooding.
And there are the surprises I’m not so sure about –
Like the box of orphan kitties Buddy brought home.
Their constant cry for love and attention is breaking this momma’s heart.
Meow. Meow. Meow.
Did you know there are thousands of different ways a kitty can get himself in trouble – especially without a mother? It’s a wonder any of them make it to adulthood.
But they are so adorable.
I actually sat down and held one. More than once.
Yep. Life is full of surprises.