New Farm Park, Brisbane

Sunday, June 29, 2008

ADVENTURE THROUGH LIFE

When you are young, you can't wait for a birthday to come.
When you are middle aged, you don't want birthdays to come.
When you are old, you are happy to have made it to the next birthday.
I had a birthday last week and I had a peek over my past.


I was born during the war in England
a shy 4 year old
on board the ship migrating to Australia-a real adventure
a happy Aussie 8 year old
the terrible teens
adulthood here I am
Just Married! in Papua/New Guinea
a new mum
family time
Gosh! 50 years old
enjoying the senior years



6 comments:

  1. Great memories. And pics. I too look back alot. Seems such a long time but really only has been just a moment I think sometimes. It goes fast.

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  2. Hi Diane, had a chuckle at your comment. Would you believe that this is my attempt to live in the 'now' in my Down to Earth site. I only saw the show last week and bxxger it was still a trip down memory lane wasn't it?

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  3. This is too true about birthdays Diane....

    Thanks for sharing with the photos....You little stunner you....

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  4. Lovely memories Diane. Happy belated birthday.They seem to come around a lot quicker when you get to our age.

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  5. Found you Diane!

    I can't believe that you were EVER a SHY child!

    Loved the Perth pics as well.

    Birthdays! 21 is such a lovely age.

    Cheers

    Cindy

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  6. Hi Diane,
    Your birthday celebrations would have been special and belated wishes...
    Kind regards, Elizabeth

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