There she sat in the afternoon light dripping through the window. It was her day to celebrate the mother she’s become, the friend she’s become, the daughter she’s become and it was the day to become the wife to his man.

A gorgeous friend sneaked in from the back, gave her shoulders a proud squeeze and placed the bracelet onto her wrist. Her eyes brightened even more. It was the friendships carried her over the years. She locked her eyes into hers and it said it all without a single word. No words needed to be said.