"Don't need an angel on top of my tree, I already have one in heaven looking down at me."
This quote is making the rounds among the Trisomy angel parents. I thought it was a wonderfully sweet quote to know as we rapidly approach Lilly's angelversary this coming Saturday. Add to that, the Victorian tree topper angel I have had since I was in my teens has officially stopped working this year. Our kids wanted a star on top instead of my broken angel topper.
Then I saw a picture of Caleb's family tree. (Caleb lived 2 years with Trisomy 18 and became an angel last year.) Caleb's dad put their angel boy right at the top:
I thought that was such a wonderful idea that I had to add Lilly to our tree. She's actually dressed in an angel costume:
"For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways;" - Psalm 91:11