An Hour to Live, an Hour to Love: The True Story of the Best by Richard Carlson

By Richard Carlson

For those who had one hour to reside and will make only one telephone name, who might you name? What may you are saying? Why are you ready? Richard Carlson's surprising, tragic loss of life in December 2006 left his hundreds of thousands of enthusiasts reeling, yet even their many letters, calls, and emails could not erase the loss felt via his spouse, Kristine. to attempt and are available to phrases together with her loss, she pored over 25 years of affection letters, reliving the thoughts and cherishing her overdue husband's reminiscence. yet one letter stood out. Richard had written to his spouse on their 18th marriage ceremony anniversary and tried to reply to the query: if you happen to had one hour to stay, what may you do, who may you name, and what may you assert? An Hour to dwell, An Hour to like is a profoundly relocating booklet that indicates the significance of treasuring on a daily basis because the really good present it really is.

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They are both headed their own ways now, and the gratitude I feel that I’ve been able to be here to watch them grow up and be a part of their lives is beyond words. I don’t regret a millisecond of my time with them. Now I can actually say with some authority that it’s true; it’s really true. You won’t regret saying no to the office and to your boss and to other obligations in order to say yes • 14 • An Hour to Live, an Hour to Love to your children and to your partner and to your family. I know it can seem hard to do sometimes, but do you know what?

I don’t regret a millisecond of my time with them. Now I can actually say with some authority that it’s true; it’s really true. You won’t regret saying no to the office and to your boss and to other obligations in order to say yes • 14 • An Hour to Live, an Hour to Love to your children and to your partner and to your family. I know it can seem hard to do sometimes, but do you know what? When it’s your turn to look back someday, you’re going to be glad you did, I’m 100 percent certain. So don’t feel guilty.

Why do we hold back what is in our hearts and take for granted those special people with whom we spend the most time? People want to know that they lived well, and loved well, and each of us has the power to share this gift.

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