Friday, December 15, 2017

MOST FAVORITE GIFT

Here's me a few years ago, talking about my most favorite gift.

John Cullum is no longer in the show that I mention in the video -- "Scottsboro Boys," which was a cast, music, and a memory that stays with him. It's not the success of the show, but the family feeling he had with the actors, director, and stage crew, that he cherishes.  

I feel the same way about my favorite gift -- it's  not very expensive, not very rare -- just a gift I was given in a light-brown manila envelope, stuffed with crinkled-up newspaper.

Why the gift is still my favorite, most cherished gift is not because of the way it looks, but what the giver figured out, and why the gift was chosen.


3 comments:

Diane Overcash said...

Oh, this is so beautiful. What a wonderful relationship you two have.

Wayne Ridenhour said...

beautiful gift and ... a wonderful story that makes it even more special. Thanks for sharing this with us Ms Frankel

Lynne Henderson said...

Those "this made me think of YOU" presents are the best. Amber is as uniquely beautiful as you are, Emily.

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