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May 16th, 2010, 08:14 PM
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I bought a kit to make a garden stone for Ella today...Just wondering if anyone had any ideas of a short saying to put on it, along with her name? I thought of putting her name birth date etc, but I don't know if that would look too much like a headstone...I was thinking a short verse or saying? I might go back and get another one for the other baby too...It's hard since I didn't have a name or know gender.
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May 16th, 2010, 08:35 PM
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There is a thread below "Songs" that also links to another thread with more songs that have some great lines in them.

http://www.justmommies.com/forums/f1...205-songs.html (Songs)

We are big Elvis Costello Fans. He does a version of "The Very thought of you" which I love. On Seth's stone we put

"I see your face in every flower"

I think that would be great for a garden stone too but if that doesn't speak to you there are are lots of great ones to choose from in the thread.
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May 16th, 2010, 08:44 PM
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Cora's will say "If love could have saved you, you would have lived forever."

I also like the last line of the chorus of "Incomplete" by the Backstreet Boys

"Without you all I'm going to be is incomplete."
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May 16th, 2010, 08:45 PM
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I love the saying I found on ~ of all things ~ a paperweight at Cracker Barrel. It says:

I love you.

~Forever.

~For Always.

I will never forget.

I've thought about picking one up for myself to put on the headstone.
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May 17th, 2010, 06:34 AM
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That is a great idea. I like the sayings the other women have posted. I might have to do something similar when we have a yard to put a stone in.
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May 17th, 2010, 09:45 AM
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what a great idea
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August 18th, 2010, 08:34 AM
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this is such a good idea!im going to have to look into this!xxx
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I love these ideas also. Gonna have to look into also.
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