The following post was written for Valentines Day, but it is a perfect message for any day.

Heartstring Eulogies

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, love is in the air (I know, cue the eye rolls). So, I thought I’d share some thoughts about how to appreciate your creative loved ones.

There’s a movie called Phenomenon with a very important message that I think everyone should know. It’s about love, winning the heart of the one you want, and keeping it.

In the movie, the object of the main character’s affection builds chairs. These things are built from twigs of varying sizes. No one buys them, except our hero. And he buys every single one she makes.

In simple terms, he wins her heart because he bought her chairs.

It is that simple.

She created something with her hands. Put her heart and soul into it.

And he bought them.

It didn’t matter if they were comfortable or aesthetically pleasing. They were hers.

People don’t realize how much appreciation…

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4 thoughts on “Chairs

    1. You are welcome! I shared your post with my husband. He liked it too, and suggested that I reblog it!
      It is sad that so many people dislike Valentines Day. Maybe it shouldn’t only be about romantic love, but showing appreciation for all those we love. With so much cruelty in the world, it is a shame to hate on a day that is about love!

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