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“You Don’t Remember- I’ll Never Forget.” 11-20-80 10:10 AM

11-20-11     Happy 31st Birthday Matthew.     love, Ma

Photographed by Herr Spahn

Photographed by Arleen McC. Thank you for sending this to me. It is a great shot!!

31 responses

  1. What a wonderful set of photos, Ruth! A beaming bride and her 2 brothers proudly standing behind her. And they’re gently holding her in both photos. Beautiful in so many ways.

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    November 20, 2011 at 1:30 am

  2. Rob

    Great photos. Forgot that Matthew and Bradley are almost the same age. Happy Birthday to Matthew.

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    November 20, 2011 at 5:55 am

  3. Gail

    Ruthie I love your children and I love you

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    November 20, 2011 at 6:25 am

  4. Vincie

    Happy Birthday, Matthew!

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    November 20, 2011 at 7:18 am

  5. Lovely memories..

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    November 20, 2011 at 7:23 am

  6. connie

    Priceless collection of your children growing up the past 30 years. Happy Birthday, Matt.

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    November 20, 2011 at 8:27 am

  7. Kristin

    Beautiful! You made me cry.

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    November 20, 2011 at 9:16 am

  8. Sue Reinfeld

    Happy birth day to Ruth E and Matthew. Those are some good looking kids you have there.

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    November 20, 2011 at 9:16 am

  9. Laura

    happy birthday matthew!

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    November 20, 2011 at 9:35 am

  10. Very touching photos… you have a lovely family…

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    November 20, 2011 at 9:57 am

    • Thanks for your good words!

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      November 20, 2011 at 10:52 pm

  11. Shuey

    The power of photography; captured moments in time; beyond the limitations of words; so many facets and meanings; new memories to cherish and treasure.

    Shuey

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    November 20, 2011 at 11:18 am

    • Well said Shuey! Wish I got to talk with you more last week.

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      November 20, 2011 at 10:52 pm

  12. Erica Wells

    Happy Birthday, Matthew!!! 11-20-11 Magic numbers!! Where ever you are, NYC or Croatia, have a GREAT day! Love, Erica

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    November 20, 2011 at 11:47 am

  13. How sweet!

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    November 20, 2011 at 11:48 am

  14. Erica Wells

    It’s actually: 11-20-2011 – even more magical!! A numeric palindrome!?? Eleven. Twenty. TwentyEleven…. from left to right or right to left!!! :-)

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    November 20, 2011 at 11:52 am

  15. Brilliant Ruth…we have three boys and one also born in 1980. Wish I had had this idea it’s a cracker well done. Mine 31 year old is a DJ Music Producer, he’s recently returned from the States he loved every minute. He is currently on his way back from Italy where he just done a one-night-stand.
    He works under the name of Jozif. He has a Sound cloud Page and Facebook, check him out (Google).

    BTW the last pic is lovely.

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    November 20, 2011 at 9:24 pm

    • Thanks for stopping by and writing a nice comment. I will check out Jozif now!

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      November 20, 2011 at 10:51 pm

  16. Cj

    Happy Birthday Mathew. It was a joy to see you at Laura’s wedding.
    Ruth… I can only hope to be half the mother as you have been.

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    November 20, 2011 at 10:27 pm

  17. fine tribute – and: yes, a birthday is a reason to take look back …

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    November 21, 2011 at 12:21 pm

  18. I *love* the title of this post. So poignant; there are so many things parents know that their children simply will never comprehend (no matter how old the ‘children’ become). Happy birthday to your son.

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    November 21, 2011 at 1:51 pm

  19. River Watcher

    So much joy, it brought tears….

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    November 21, 2011 at 3:59 pm

  20. matty

    Thanks again for giving birth to me and thank u all for the bday wishes:)

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    November 22, 2011 at 7:07 pm

    • You are most welcome. Thanks for being a wonderful son. I am fortunate in my life. love, MA

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      November 22, 2011 at 7:09 pm

  21. Memories to treasure. :)

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    November 24, 2011 at 10:58 am

    • Thanks for your nice comments. Yes, memories to treasure.

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      November 26, 2011 at 12:22 am

  22. Belated happy birthday to Matthew – 11/20 – that’s my birthday too! :)

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    December 3, 2011 at 2:01 pm

    • Aww Happy Birthday Carla! Were you born in 1980? Thanks for looking at the blogposts and letting me know you liked them. I always enjoy yours, too.

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      December 3, 2011 at 4:40 pm

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