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happy birthday to my awesome wife


today is my beautiful wife's birthday.  she is a saint, and for putting up with me 24/7, 365 days a year, she really deserves a very happy birthday.  i am a blessed man, and today, more than any other day, i celebrate her awesomeness.  so if you have a glass (or whatever you have in your hand really), raise it with me: 

here's to you, shannon!  happy birthday!


the princess

Comments

julie said…
i will comment - hope you had a fabulous day and got spoiled rotten by all of your boys! you deserve it!! love you sis.
cathyq said…
I second that motion. She IS a saint. Not only does she have to put up with you, but she also has to put up with the rest of our family as well. God Bless her! We love you Shannon!
Emoly said…
Yes. She is a saint, or at least a Steeler because she watched a football game on her birthday ;)

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