|Our Family Picture: January, 2014|
You came too soon and so you couldn't stay and we miss you so much. At 23 weeks and 1 day, you just were too tiny and your body had endured so much--the infection would have made it so hard for you to fight against all the odds you had against you. Because of those odds, your daddy and I decided to let you go and be with Jesus--we didn't want to watch you struggle down here. Very likely, you would have had to struggle your whole life with the effects of being born too soon. We couldn't stand the thought of watching that and so we let you go. But don't think for a minute, Nicole, that that was
|See how tiny her hands were, but so perfectly formed.|
We love you, Nicole Brooke, and we hope we can make you proud of us. We want to live our lives fuller and more love-filled and God-filled because you were in our hearts and in our arms for such a short while.
You are forever in our hearts:
With all my love,