'To live, to love, to leave a legacy' ~ Stephan Covey

  

Thursday, November 3, 2016



1. Thank you, Federico Abello, for fighting a war in order to raise your family.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

2. Thank you, Federico Abello, for accepting me into your family and picking me up from the airport.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

3. Thank you, Federico Abello, for massaging my back and doing everything you could to make me feel better when I got sick at your house in 2009.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

4. Thank you, Federico Abello, for always encouraging Emafe, your daughter to reconcile with me every time she got discouraged.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

5. Thank you for asking for forgiveness and giving Emafe, your daughter the money I needed to get treatment at the New Day Recovery Center.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

1. Thank you, Emafe Rice, for doing everything in your power to save my life when it needed saving.


Thank you, thank you, thank you.


2. Thank you, Emafe Rice, for driving me and others through the traffic in the Philippines and Davao City.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.



3. Thank you, Emafe Rice, for cooking food for me, Matt Matt, Jon Jon and Jake.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.



4. Thank you, Emafe Rice, for eating enough food, gaining weight and for maintaining perfect health.


Thank you, thank you, thank you.


5. Thank you, Emafe Rice, for all that you have done, thought, said, felt and everything you are. I love you.


Thank you, thank you, thank you.

1. Thank you, Jake Abello, for looking up to me as your older Kuya.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.


2. Thank you, Jake Abello, for listening to me and for believing the lessons I taught you.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

3. Thank you, Jake Abello, for being a good kid in the Philippines and for learning every day.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

4. Thank you, Jake Abello, for surrending your personal will for the benefit of yourself and others.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

5. Thank you, Jake Abello, for becoming a better and better role model each and every day.

Thank you, thank you, thank you.


Chris Rice is a U.S. Veteran who moved to the Philippines for the first time at the age of 24. He got married on March 5th, 2010 and is a guest on his wife's YouTube channel.


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