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Never underestimate the touch of a Hand



A short visit to my father turned out to be another blessed moment with him.

Asleep at midday, I sat beside him in silence, holding his hand.


He squeezed my finger, letting me know he acknowledges my presence.

I stroke his forehead and he gently smiles.


I then place my hand on his chest and start stroking him gently.

He utters, “feels good” with a smile of content on his face.


How I cherish these gentle moments with my father.

How I wish he realizes how much his words and gestures strengthen me.


I remain grateful and blessed beyond words.

His love and affection lingers deep within me.

Comments 2

Stephen Evans on Sunday, 07 August 2022 00:36

A sweet moment.

A sweet moment.
Rosy Cole on Sunday, 14 August 2022 18:03

Lovely pic of you both. You look so proud of one another. I truly can't imagine how it feels to be close to a parent in that endearing way.

Lovely pic of you both. You look so proud of one another. I truly can't imagine how it feels to be close to a parent in that endearing way.
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