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I Won't Last A Day Without You ♥

Day after day, I must face a world of strangers
Where I don't belong, I'm not that strong
It's nice to know that there's Someone I can turn to
Who will always care, You're always there

When there's no getting over that rainbow
When my smallest of dreams won't come true
I can take all the madness the world has to give
But I won't last a day without You

So many times when the city seems to be
Without a friendly face, a lonely place
It's nice to know that You'll be there if I need you
And You'll always smile, it's all worthwhile

When there's no getting over that rainbow
When my smallest of dreams won't come true
I can take all the madness the world has to give
But I won't last a day without You

Touch me and I end up singing
Troubles seem to up and disappear
You touch me with the love You're bringing
I can't really lose when You're near
When You're near, my Love

If all my friends have forgotten half their promises 
they're not unkind, just hard to find
One look at You and I know
That I must learn to live without the rest
I've found the best

When there's no getting over that rainbow
When my smallest of dreams won't come true
I can take all the madness the world has to give
But I won't last a day without You


While riding the jeep to the chapel... 

Nick: Ate, araw-araw ka po bang nagsisimba? (Do you go to mass everyday?)
Me: Oo. :) (Yes.)
Nick: Talaga po? Ako, every Sunday lang e. Pero hindi ko naman po mini-miss ang Sunday mass. (Really? I only go to mass every Sunday. But I make sure that I don't miss mass on Sundays). 
Me: Hindi ko kayang hindi magsimba araw-araw e. May kulang. (I can't afford not to hear mass everyday. Something's missing.) 

I am happily in a relationship with God, engaged to matters of the Kingdom, and married to my daily devotion. On top of my daily "to-do" list is my date with the Lord - reading the Scriptures, writing love letters, attending mass, and receiving Holy Communion. I just couldn't last the day without Him.

The Carpenters's song says it all. I can take all the madness the world has to give but I won't last a day (and I definitely couldn't live this life) without Love, without God. :)


Aside from my daily reception of the Eucharist, I have also resolved to enter the Reconciliation Room every month. I promised to take better care of myself - physically, mentally, emotionally, financially, and most of all, spiritually. Availing the Sacrament of Reconciliation is my way of detoxifying my soul. Just this afternoon, I had a grace-filled conversation with Fr. Tom, who reminded me that I have to accept my own limitations and weaknesses. He said that frustrations arise when we expect too much. He reminded me, like how Fr. Benedict does it every time I talk to him, not to be too hard on myself. Kaya ako napapagod kasi pinipilit kong gawin lahat. But I just can't do everything. And God understands that, and He loves me just the same. Such amazing grace! :) 

Thank You God for being that Someone I cannot live without. Thank You for loving me just as I am. Thank You for being God! You are truly awesome! ♥

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