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When your world is calm and peaceful, I’ll be there.

When your world is chaotic like an ice cream shop on the hottest day of summer, I’ll be there.

When you need a Band-Aid applied and a boo-boo kissed, I’ll be there.

When you want to perform in your Frozen microphone like you’re performing for a crowd of 20,000 people, I’ll be there.

When you feel lost and alone, I’ll be there.

When you feel you have nowhere to go, I’ll be there.

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When you need a pep talk before an interview or audition, I’ll be there.

When someone breaks your heart, I’ll be there.

When you need soup and tissues when a virus takes over, I’ll be there.

I’ll be there . . . 

As your hype man,

Your biggest fan,

The person who will never stop showing up.

I’ll be there . . . 

Through thick and thin,

With prayers sent,

And a hug as comforting as a blanket on a frigid winter’s night.

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You are my biggest blessing.

My greatest gift.

Heaven sent.

Something only God could do.

I hope you always know how much you are treasured. And I hope I’m reminded each and every day, to show up in whatever way I can.

Originally published on the author’s blog

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Lizzy Christian

Lizzy Christian is a toddler-chasing, coffee-sipping, firefighter wife, and vacuuming enthusiast who has a passion for writing. She is the founder of the Fire Wife Chronicles, which is geared on topics of motherhood, marriage, faith, & first responder family life. Lizzy received her undergrad in Crisis Counseling from Liberty University and her Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling – Crisis Response and Trauma from Liberty University’s Graduate School. She is a two-time NYC Marathon finisher and avid runner, and former School Counselor and Athletic Director. Lizzy married her high school sweetheart and together they have two sons and a daughter. Visit www.lizzychristian.com for additional resources and upcoming projects. 

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