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Hello darling, I am kinda in the
dumps, the radio tells us we have been losing some bombers lately and I feel
quite sure they are some of your buddyís - pretty rugged - I call it. I
wonder if you can feel your heavenly father by your side guiding you and
watching over your every movement. If you try to live close to him and call
upon him when you need him he will take care of you. I promise.
Today is Saturday Ė hope we have
a good day but its just before they pay off the farm hands and they may not
come to get their clothes. We havenít had a letter from you since the four
on Monday. Hope we can hear again Monday. Everybody is worried because
they arenít hearing this week. Suppose they will all come in at one time.
I havenít been keeping up with the mailís arrival but for some unknown
reason I put it down on the calendar this time.
We had the Whiteís for supper one
night this week and she told me she would make a cake for me to send you.
Wonít that be great? Mother leaves for Montgomery Wednesday to visit Susie
for a few days. She got such a kick out of your letter to her. Surely was
appreciate by everyone they all called me up and told me how much they
Canít think of another thing
today. Iím praying each night for you.