I Arrived Okay


To my dearest family and friends,

Some things I'd like to say, but first of all to let you know that I arrived okay.  I'm writing this from Heaven.  Here I dwell with God above.  Here there are no more tears of sadness; Here is just eternal love.

Please do not be unhappy just because I'm out of sight.  Remember that I am with you every morning, noon and night.  God gave me a list of things that He wished for me to do.  And foremost on that list, was to watch and care for you.  And when you lie in bed at night, the day's chores put to flight, God and I are closet to you...  in the middle of the night.

When you think of my life on earth, and all those loving years, because you are only human, they are bound to bring you tears.  But do not be afraid to cry, it does relieve the pain.  Remember there would be no flowers, unless there was some rain.

I wish that I could tell you, all that God has planned.  But if I were to tell you, you wouldn't understand.  One thing is for certain, through my life on earth is over, I'm closer to you now, than I ever was before.  There are many rocky roads ahead of you and many hills to climb; but together we can do it by taking one day at a time.

​It was always my philosophy and I'd like it for you too; that as you give unto the world, the world will give to you.  If you can help somebody who's in sorrow and pain; then you can say to God at night......  "My day was not in vain."  And now I am contented... that my life was worthwhile.  Knowing as I passed along the way, I made somebody smile.

So if you meet someone who is sad and feeling low; just lend a hand to pick them up, and on your way you go.  When you're walking down the street and you've got me on your mind; I'm walking in your footsteps, just half a step behind.

And when it's time for you to go... from that body to be free, remember you're not going...  You're coming here to me!