When dreams come true…

…this absolutely beautiful piece from my dear friend, Sue Vincent, takes me back fifty years ago to my own first venture into the outside WURLD… and inspires me to look at the core of this similar venture in my own life as the content for my own blog post later today …thank you for sharing this , Sue…mwaaaah

Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

Night was falling as the train approached Paris. The noise of the carriage, the chatter of children and the rumble of the wheels had almost lulled me to sleep as the vision unfolded… a domed palace in the sky glowing white against the deepening blue. A dream perhaps… or a dream come true. I had seen it like this once before, almost a decade earlier and had never forgotten, cherishing a wish that one day I would go back…

And here I was. Incredibly, unbelievably…on my way to work there.

Tears pricked my eyelids as I was overwhelmed by a sense of homecoming that I could not have explained. I had dreamed of this for so many years, drawn to the city by the heartstrings.

The Byzantine curves seemed to float above the horizon… the Sacré-Cœur… Sacred Heart… it seemed fitting in so many ways. The Basilica stands on the…

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  1. Lovely story. I followed the link.

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